Professor Hallux

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Learn about the human body with Professor Hallux and Nurse Nanobot! From happy hearts to extraordinary eyes, brilliant brains to gruesome germs...

All Episodes

Spotting the Signs of Hearing Loss (Hallux’s Hearing Helpdesk)

Hallux investigates what the signs of hearing loss are – and how you can spot them, either in yourself or in others.

Why can you hear the sea in seashells? (Hallux’s Hearing Helpdesk)

What’s earwax? (Hallux’s Hearing Helpdesk)

Scientific Breakthroughs (Hallux’s Hearing Helpdesk)

Scientists are working on ways to treat hearing loss and there have been many exciting breakthroughs.  Hallux takes a look.

Challenging Places (Hallux’s Hearing Helpdesk)

People with hearing loss can manage everyday life very well, with assistance but some places are more difficult than others…

Why do our ears look different? (Hallux’s Hearing Helpdesk)

How do different animals hear? (Hallux’s Hearing Helpdesk)

Hallux explains the differences (and similarities) in the way a variety of animals hear, and some of the reasons behind the variations.

The Smallest Bone of All (Hallux’s Hearing Helpdesk)

How to Communicate with Hearing Loss (Hallux’s Hearing Helpdesk)