About Paul Minikin

Hello, my name is Paul Minikin and I am the managing director / owner of the Digital Hearing Care Solutions Ltd group of companies. The group incorporates Digital Hearing Care (concerned with the independent private supply of the best hearing aid technology available), HAB.online (a major online supplier worldwide of all manner of hearing aid related accessories) and FM Hearing Systems (one of the main suppliers of radio aid systems into the UK workplace).

Hearing in challenging spaces with the Phonak Roger Table Mic

The Phonak Roger Table Mic is the latest hearing technology from the Phonak Roger stable. We recently asked Lisa Caldwell, one of our most experienced freelance trainers at our sister company FM Hearing Systems to give the equipment a thorough test in a wide range of situations. What is the Table Mic? Created to deal [...]

By | 2017-03-19T20:19:57+00:00 March 19th, 2017|General Hearing Articles, Hearing Aid Technology News|Comments Off on Hearing in challenging spaces with the Phonak Roger Table Mic

Widex Unique – a new horizon in hearing?

The new range of hearing aids from Widex pushes the barrier of performance. WIDEX UNIQUE™ takes digital processing to a new level to capture more sound than any other hearing aid on the market. A complete overall listening experience - With four A/D converters, UNIQUE can deliver up to 113dB SPL linear input without distortion or [...]

By | 2015-10-23T21:30:30+00:00 October 23rd, 2015|General Hearing Articles, Hearing Aid Technology News|Comments Off on Widex Unique – a new horizon in hearing?

Phonak Roger Pen

Phonak Roger Pen is the heart of a Phonak Roger system. It is a lightweight, portable, sophisticated wireless microphone that helps people with a hearing loss to understand more speech when in noise, to hear better in reverberant environments, to hear better on the phone, and to overcome hearing at distance. People love the discreet [...]

By | 2015-09-25T19:07:48+00:00 September 25th, 2015|General Hearing Articles, Hearing Aid Technology News|Comments Off on Phonak Roger Pen

Microsuction

Well what an exciting day I had the other day. I sat in and watched John Lloyd of Crystal Hearing do some microsuction on some of his clients to show me how effective microsuction is compared to ear syringing. A real eye opener. John certainly seems to have picked up on how to undertake this [...]

By | 2015-09-20T09:03:05+00:00 June 2nd, 2015|General Hearing Articles|Comments Off on Microsuction

Oticon Alta2, Nera2 and Ria2 with Inium Sense

With Oticon Alta2, Nera2 and Ria2, Oticon introduce the newest generation of their popular Performance Line families. The three new families are built on Oticon’s highest level of BrainHearing technology and are powered by the new Inium Sense platform. Inium Sense delivers 30% more processing power than the previous range of Alta, Nera and Ria, which means that these three new [...]

By | 2015-09-25T19:02:25+00:00 March 21st, 2015|General Hearing Articles, Hearing Aid Technology News|Comments Off on Oticon Alta2, Nera2 and Ria2 with Inium Sense

Phonak Audeo V – Powered by Phonak Venture

Phonak Audeo V - based on the new Phonak Venture technology - the latest chapter in hearing technology innovation from Phonak. Phonak Audeo V is available in four RIC designs in four distinct technology  and three power levels, including noticeably a wireless size 10 version with a push button (it's tiny!) which is a real [...]

By | 2015-01-11T11:49:14+00:00 January 11th, 2015|Hearing Aid Technology News|Comments Off on Phonak Audeo V – Powered by Phonak Venture

Phonak Roger Firmware Upgrade

Phonak Roger Upgrader software is available now from our sister website FM Hearing Systems to offer the latest firmware for your Phonak Roger devices including bug fixes and enhancements made available for your equipment. If your Phonak Roger Pen or PhonakRoger Clip-on Mic in particular was supplied before 2015 you might want to consider upgrading the [...]

By | 2014-12-28T11:01:49+00:00 December 28th, 2014|Hearing Aid Technology News|Comments Off on Phonak Roger Firmware Upgrade

Digital Hearing Care Soduku Puzzle

Digital Hearing Care is offering you the opportunity to win a year’s supply of hearing aid batteries from its sister company, www.hearing-aid-batteries.org.uk To enter simply complete this Soduku puzzle and email the three missing numbers with a red question mark to hilary@bigwavepr.co.uk. Good luck! Terms and conditions: Deadline for entries is 31 January 2015. The judge’s [...]

By | 2014-12-18T18:20:33+00:00 December 18th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Digital Hearing Care Soduku Puzzle

Digital Hearing Care Wordsearch Competition

Welcome to this month’s puzzle to win a year’s supply of Hearing Aid Batteries from our sister company – HAB.  All you have to do is find the ten hidden words in the puzzle below and email your answers to Hilary@bigwavepr.co.uk. We’ll give you a clue – they’re all hearing related. Good luck! Terms and [...]

By | 2014-10-13T12:11:53+00:00 October 13th, 2014|Digital Hearing Care News|Comments Off on Digital Hearing Care Wordsearch Competition

Oticon IIC wireless, DesignRITE and Remote Control

Hot off the press from the Danish manufacturer Oticon is that their CIC’s and most notably their IIC’s will be built standard as wireless compatible – a big deal in that Oticon are the first manufacturer to supply the smallest deep fit IIC hearing aids as a wireless model – no other manufacturer currently offers [...]

By | 2014-09-14T11:47:24+00:00 September 14th, 2014|Hearing Aid Technology News|Comments Off on Oticon IIC wireless, DesignRITE and Remote Control