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New Discovery Paves the Way for Medicine for People with Hearing Disabilities – 9.3 hours ago

Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have identified a biological circadian clock in the hearing organ, the cochlea. This circadian clock controls how well hearing…

Tinnitus Study Signals Advance in Understanding Link Between Loud Sounds Exposure and Hearing Loss – 2.4 days ago

Leicester research reveals why hearing loss is correlated with auditory signals failing to get transmitted along the auditory nerve.
A research team investigating tinnitus, from…

Brandon Sawalich Elected to Special Olympics Minnesota Board of Directors – 3.4 days ago

MINNEAPOLIS, April 10, 2014 - Brandon Sawalich, senior vice president at Starkey Hearing Technologies, has been elected to the Board of Directors for Special Olympics…

Humans Have a Poor Memory for Sound – 4.4 days ago

Study finds truth to the old saying ‘in one ear and out the other’
Remember that sound bite you heard on the radio this morning? The grocery items your spouse asked you to pick…

We Run for Hear the World: Sonova Employees Raise Approximately 8000 CHF at the 2014 Zürich Marathon – 5.4 days ago

All donations go towards supporting the work of the Hear the World Foundation.
At the recent Zürich Marathon, 46 employees of Sonova Holding AG ran to support the…

AG Bell Board of Directors Honors Marion Downs – 0.9 weeks ago

In honor of Marion Downs’s 100th birthday, the AG Bell Board of Directors passed a resolution at its March 2014 meeting in tribute to her many contributions over her…

Advanced Bionics Announces its Arrival in Vietnam – 1.1 weeks ago

The World’s Newest, Most Advanced Behind-the-Ear Sound Processor Launches in Vietnam.
VALENCIA, Calif., Month Day, 2014 a?? Advanced Bionics (AB), a global leader…

NIDCD Researchers Find Strong Link between Hearing Loss and Depression in Adults – 1.2 weeks ago

Researchers from the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), part of the National Institutes of Health, have found a strong association between hearing impairment and depression among U.S. adults of all ages, particularly in women.

Starkey Hearing Technologies' Halo Wins red dot Design Award – 1.3 weeks ago

Fourth Consecutive Year Product Designs Have Been Recognized.
MINNEAPOLIS, April 9, 2014 - Starkey Hearing Technologies, one of the world’s leading hearing…

Speech Means Using Both Sides of Our Brain, NYU & NYU Langone Researchers Find – 1.5 weeks ago

We use both sides of our brain for speech, a finding by researchers at New York University and NYU Langone Medical Center that alters previous conceptions about neurological…

2014 Oticon Focus on People Awards is Looking for a Few Outstanding People with Hearing Loss – 1.6 weeks ago

National competition aims to change perception and open doors.
SOMERSET, NJ  April 9 — Oticon, Inc. is seeking nominations of outstanding individuals with any degree…

AG Bell Announces New Chief Executive Officer – 1.8 weeks ago

The Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (AG Bell) is pleased to announce Emilio Alonso-Mendoza, J.D., CFRE, as its new Chief Executive…

The Hear the World Foundation Expands its Advisory Board – 1.9 weeks ago

Three distinguished experts add strength to the foundation’s independent advisory body.
The Hear the World Foundation welcomes three new members, all notable figures from…

Sophie's Tales LLC Announces Launch of First Magazine Designed Specifically for Kids and Teens with Hearing Loss – 2.1 weeks ago

Hearing Our Way connects young people across the nation under a common cause.
ST LOUIS, MO – April 2, 2014. Sophie’s Tales LLC, an educational publishing…

Starkey Hearing Technologies' Operation Change Documentary Series to Air on Oprah Winfrey Network – Wed, Apr 9th 2014

MINNEAPOLIS, April 1, 2014 - Starkey Hearing Technologies, one of the world’s leading hearing technology companies, is excited to announce that the…

Deafness in the Genomics Era – Tue, Apr 8th 2014

Award-winning dissertation helps produce a new genetic test for deafness.
People with hereditary hearing loss must undergo multiple genetic tests for doctors to determine the…

Spontaneous Hair Cell Regeneration in the Neonatal Mouse Cochlea In Vivo – Sun, Apr 6th 2014

Damage to cochlear hair cells results in permanent loss of hearing and effects 10% of the population.  But, what if you could regrow these hair cells and restore lost…

Hearing Loss Association of America Names New Director of Chapter Development – Fri, Apr 4th 2014

Bethesda, MD: The Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) has appointed Edward F. Ogiba of Sarasota, Florida, to be its new director of chapter development with the…

Oticon, Inc. Launches Upgraded Streamer Pro 1.2 – Thu, Apr 3rd 2014

Connects to iPhone®, iPad® and iPod touch® via new Oticon ConnectLine App.
COPENHAGEN, DK  March 26 - Oticon today announced a newly  upgraded…

Bluetooth SIG and EHIMA Partner to Advance Hearing Instrument Technology to Improve the Lives of the Hearing Impaired – Wed, Apr 2nd 2014

KIRKLAND, Wash. & COPENHAGEN, Denmark—(BUSINESS WIRE)—Following the World Health Organization’s International Ear Care Day, the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG)...

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