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Research and Markets: Global Nanotechnology in Medical Devices Market 2015-2019 – 0.5 days ago

April 08, 2015 — DUBLIN—(BUSINESS WIRE)—Research and Markets has announced the addition of the addition of the “Nanotechnology in Medical Devices Market by Product…

Hear the World Foundation Increases Support for People with Hearing Loss to Over CHF 2.1 Million – 1.5 days ago

The non-profit foundation increases its support by 45 percent in the 2014/15 financial year.
Stäfa, May 21, 2015 - The Hear the World Foundation is committed to…

Discovery of Critical Gene Mutation Linked to Hereditary Deafness – 2.5 days ago

A gene mutation causing a form of hereditary deafness has been identified by an international team of researchers led by Xuezhong Liu, M.D., Ph.D., Leonard M. Miller Professor…

Starkey Hearing Technologies Relax App Relieves Tinnitus – 3.5 days ago

Minneapolis, May 18, 2015 - Starkey Hearing Technologies is proud to introduce Relax, a mobile app designed to help provide personalized tinnitus relief and…

Breakthrough in Tinnitus Research Could Lead to Testable Model – 4.5 days ago

Global research team finds the neural network to be more extensive than previously believed.
BUFFALO, N.Y. – Tinnitus is the most common service-related disability…

'Survivor' Contestant Nina Poersch Shares Her Inspirational Cochlear Implant Story During Better Hearing and Speech Month – 5.5 days ago

After surviving on a deserted island, she is now showing the world what it means to fight for better hearing and reach for the stars.
CENTENNIAL, Colo., May 19,...

University of Oregon Team Glimpses How the Brain Transforms Sound – 0.9 weeks ago

Study captures how 2 brain systems in mammals cooperate to capture sounds and process information.
EUGENE, Ore. - When people hear the sound of footsteps or the drilling of…

Starkey Hearing Technologies' Halo Honored with 2015 Eureka! Award – 1.1 weeks ago

MINNEAPOLIS, May 15, 2015 a?? Starkey Hearing Technologies is excited to announce that it has been named one of The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal’s…

In Search of Tinnitus, that Phantom Ringing in the Ears – 1.2 weeks ago

About one in five people experience tinnitus, the perception of a sound—often described as ringing—that isn’t really there. Now, researchers reporting in the Cell Press…

New ASHA Survey of U.S. Parents: Significant Percentages Report That Very Young Children Are Using Technology – 1.5 weeks ago

Usage Is Occurring When Human Interaction Is Key to Developing Strong Communication Skills.
Rockville, MD – May 8, 2015 - A new survey of U.S. parents commissioned by…

Want to Become A Consumer Trainer? Apply by June 15 – 1.8 weeks ago

Network of Consumer Hearing Assistive Technology Trainers (N-CHATT).
The Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA), in partnership with Gallaudet University, the American…

Starkey Hearing Foundation Announces Dynamic New Global Partnership with Spotify – 1.9 weeks ago

Music lovers around the world can get involved, make an impact, and share the gift of hearing.
MINNEAPOLIS—(BUSINESS WIRE)—Starkey Hearing Foundation is pleased to announce a…

Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Youth Encouraged to Experience RIT/NTID Technology Camps – 2.1 weeks ago

Science, technology, engineering and math will be explored during weeklong session in July.
Deaf and hard-of-hearing girls and boys who are interested in science, technology,...

Keck Medicine of USC-led Study Finds Genetic Predisposition for Noise-Induced Hearing – Wed, May 13th 2015

Neuroscientists publish first genome-wide association study on hearing loss from noise, a common workplace hazard.
University of Southern California – Health Sciences - In…

How Do We Hear Time Within Sound? – Mon, May 11th 2015

How does our auditory system represent time within a sound? A new study published in PLOS Computational Biology investigates how temporal acoustic patterns can be…

Osteoporosis Diagnosis Contributes to Hearing Loss Risk – Sat, May 9th 2015

Study finds higher rate of sudden deafness among people with bone disease.
Washington, DC –  People who have osteoporosis face a 1.76-fold higher risk of…

May is Better Hearing and Speech Month – Thu, May 7th 2015

April 29, 2015 - The National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD) celebrates Better Hearing and Speech Month, an annual observance sponsored by…

Field School in Deaf Geographies to open at RIT's College of Liberal Arts – Tue, May 5th 2015

Researchers will study the deaf community of Rochester in 1880.
Rochester Institute of Technology’s College of Liberal Arts has announced a new five-week course that will…

ASHA's Arlene Pietranton Named Professional Society CEO of the Year by CEO Update – Sun, May 3rd 2015

Association Leadership Award Winners Selected by Cross-Section of Association Community.
Rockville, MD – April 3, 2015 - ASHA represents 182,000 audiologists;...

Starkey Hearing Technologies' Halo Wins 2015 Edison Award – Sat, May 2nd 2015

MINNEAPOLIS, April 29, 2015 – Starkey Hearing Technologies is excited to announce that it has been honored with an Edison Award™ for its Halo™ Made for…

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