Cochlear implants are electronic devices that stimulate the hearing nerve to provide sounds directly to the brain. They are designed to improve hearing.
TENS (Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation)
TENS machine delivers a small electrical current to the body through electrodes attached to the skin. TENS, is a form of pain relief without medicine. Find out more about TENS.
Prostheses are artificial body parts, designed to restore function or appearance. Some basic prostheses are available through the public health system.
Deafness is a complete loss of hearing. This page offers you information about living with deafness, the deaf community, sign language and more.
Hearing loss is usually permanent, but you can protect your hearing by avoiding loud noise. Know the symptoms and when to get tested.