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Speech Means Using Both Sides of Our Brain, NYU & NYU Langone Researchers Find – 0.6 days 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 days 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 – 2.6 days 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 – 3.6 days 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 – 4.6 days 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 – 5.6 days ago

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 – 0.9 weeks ago

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 – 1.2 weeks ago

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 – 1.5 weeks ago

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 – 1.7 weeks ago

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 – 1.8 weeks ago

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

AAO-HNSF Updated Clinical Practice Guideline: Acute Otitis Externa – 2.1 weeks ago

ALEXANDRIA, VA — With one in every 123 people in the United States affected by Acute Otits Externa or “swimmer’s ear” each year, the American Academy of…

Phonak Lyric: 12 mm: Makes all the Difference – Sun, Mar 30th 2014

New Phonak technology enables more natural sound – 94% of users would recommend Lyric to a friend or loved one.
Orlando, Florida / Staefa, Switzerland (March 26, 2014)...

Unitron Completes Next Generation Product Portfolio with Premium Level – Sun, Mar 30th 2014

Moxi2 Pro and Quantum2 Pro offer wearers the ultimate listening experience in all environments.
March 26th, 2014 - Kitchener,...

U-M Tinnitus Discovery Opens Door to Possible New Treatment Avenues – Sat, Mar 29th 2014

Disruption of timing from sensory nerves underlies ‘ringing in the ears’ that plagues millions, including many veterans.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. a?? For tens of millions of…

Seattle Seahawk and Super Bowl Champion Derrick Coleman Becomes Starkey Hearing Technologies Hearing Ambassador – Fri, Mar 28th 2014

MINNEAPOLIS, March 26, 2014 - Starkey Hearing Technologies, one of the world’s leading hearing technology companies, is excited to…

What a Formula 1 Race Does to Your Eardrums – Thu, Mar 27th 2014

Track-side noise may exceed 8,500 percent of a person’s daily recommended noise exposure, according to new research presented at the 166th meeting of the Acoustical Society of…

Unitron's Moxi Kiss Wins 2014 Red Dot Product Design Award – Wed, Mar 26th 2014

Intelligent, refined hearing instrument gains further international recognition for product design excellence.
March 24th, 2014 - Kitchener,...

Vitamin Supplements May Prevent Drug-induced Hearing Loss, UF Researchers Say – Tue, Mar 25th 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - The drug gentamicin can provide effective treatment for people with bacterial infections that are resistant to other antibiotics, but this…

Researchers Turn Current Sound-Localization Theories 'On Their Ear' – Tue, Mar 25th 2014

Mass. Eye and Ear scientists challenge the two dominant theories of how people localize sounds.
BOSTON – The ability to localize the source of sound is important for…

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