Hong Kong audiologist Eed Shen, at the ENT Laser Hearing and Speech Therapy Centre, in Central, explains how ears work. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Hong Kong audiologist Eed Shen, at the ENT Laser Hearing and Speech Therapy Centre, in Central, explains how ears work. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Wellness

How the ears work, how we hear, and the best ways to keep yours healthy for life – expert advice

  • For such a small body part, your ears work hard – they don’t sleep, they’re imperative for balance, and they keep growing throughout our lives
  • One in three adults over 65 has hearing loss, so start early to protect yours – and that includes never sticking anything in them, including cotton buds

Hong Kong audiologist Eed Shen, at the ENT Laser Hearing and Speech Therapy Centre, in Central, explains how ears work. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Hong Kong audiologist Eed Shen, at the ENT Laser Hearing and Speech Therapy Centre, in Central, explains how ears work. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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