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Updated 31 May 2016

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When speaking to someone with a hearing impairment, try rephrasing instead of repeating.

If the listener finds it difficult to understand what you are saying, find a different way of saying it.

If they struggled to understand it the first time, chances are likely that they won’t understand it the second time around.

For all the latest news, visit the Health24 Hearing Management Centre.

 
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