We need more research - Tanya's story – Break the Sound Barrier
logo
logo

We need more research – Tanya’s story

Jul 1, 2016

20160325_162014I have Meniere’s disease and tinnitus in both ears. I have hearing loss in both ears and I wear a hearing aid in one ear. I am not eligible for any government assisstance for my hearing aids, test, ENT appointments or  medication to manage my condition.

I am no longer able to work.  I suffer anxiety from my Meniere’s. I cannot apply for government assistance because of my husband’s wages. My social life, self worth and all aspects of my life are affected.

Research into hearing and related conditions would be wonderful.



Leave a comment

Sign the petition

Sign up to help Break the Sound Barrier, and show your support for making hearing health and well-being a national health priority.

Sign up using Facebook:



Or fill out the form below:

  • We will not share your information with any 3rd party entities. Find out more by reading our privacy policy.

Send us your story

Whether you have a hearing health issue, have a friend or family member who does or work in the sector, your story is important. Help us get the word out! Share your story below.


Error: