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Family Needs Assessment Highlights Challenges for Families – 3 hours ago

The AG Bell Family Needs Assessment study sheds new light on the perceptions of families with children who are deaf and hard of hearing about the quality and availability of…

HLAA Signs Historic Agreement on Movie Captioning – 2.1 days ago

In an historic first, Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) along with the National Association of the Deaf (NAD), the Association of Late Deafened Adults (ALDA), the…

Study from the University of Melbourne Shows: Children With a History of Middle Ear Diseases Should be Tested for Spatial Listen – 3.1 days ago

Staefa, Switzerland /Melbourne, Australia – November 18, 2014 – In a study published this month, children with a history of middle ear disease in early childhood were found to…

ASHA Engages With World Health Organization on Hearing Protection Effort – 4.1 days ago

ASHA’s Listen To Your Buds Campaign To Be Cited As Effective Tool. WHO Initiative Will Seek To “Make Listening Safe” During Leisure Activities.
Rockville, MD – November 3,...

Starkey Hearing Technologies named 2014 Tekne Award Winner – 5.1 days ago

Halo Hearing Aid Wins Healthcare Category. 
MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 18, 2014 - The Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA) has named Starkey Hearing Technologies’...

David and Carol Myers Foundation Endorses H.R. 5304 – 0.9 weeks ago

The Academy of Doctors of Audiology is pleased to announce that the David and Carol Myers Foundation has formally endorsed H.R. 5304, the Audiology Patient Choice…

Stars Strike a Pose to Promote Good Hearing for the 2015 Hear the World Calendar – 1 week ago

Striking photographs for a good cause.
Staefa, 13.11.2014 - What does photography and good hearing have to do with each other? Quite a lot in fact, as the 2015 Hear the…

Lack of Thyroid Hormone Blocks Hearing Development – 1.2 weeks ago

TAU researchers discover that a genetic form of deafness is due to absence of thyroid hormone.
Fatigue, weight gain, chills, hair loss, anxiety, excessive perspiration …

The Arc of Somerset County Honors Oticon, Inc. for Support of People with Disabilities – 1.3 weeks ago

SOMERSET, NJ   November 4 - The Arc of Somerset County recently honored Somerset-based Oticon, Inc, as a key partner that has helped to make employment for…

National Math Competition for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students – 1.4 weeks ago

RIT has hosted popular contest for middle school students for eight years.
Middle school students can participate in Rochester Institute of Technology’s eighth annual Math…

AAO-HNSF Clinical Practice Guideline: Tinnitus – 1.7 weeks ago

ALEXANDRIA, VA - The American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Foundation has released the first ever mutli-disciplinary, evidence-based clinical…

Unitron Named One of the 50 Best Small & Medium Employers in Canada for the Fifth Year – 1.9 weeks ago

Company highly ranked by employees for outstanding leadership and workplace culture.
November 6, 2014  Kitchener, Canada  Unitron, a global innovator of…

Improving Babies' Language Skills Before they're Even Old Enough to Speak – 2 weeks ago

A Rutgers researcher focuses infants on noticing the sounds that are most important.
In the first months of life, when babies begin to distinguish sounds that make up language…

Oticon Hearing Foundation Supports 2014 Project Amazon Audiologists on Humanitarian Mission to Benefit Brazil's Most Impoverishe – Mon, Nov 10th 2014

SOMERSET, NJ October 29 - The Oticon Hearing Foundation will again underwrite the costs for Project Amazon, a unique humanitarian mission that will provide much-needed…

GW Physician Addresses Stigma against Patients and Providers with Disabilities – Sun, Nov 9th 2014

Leana Wen, M.D., shares her personal experiences on sensitizing doctors to patients with disabilities in an essay published in Health Affairs.
WASHINGTON (Oct. 7, 2014)...

Universities Should Follow RIT's Role in Preparing Disabled Students for Work – Fri, Nov 7th 2014

NOD kicks off National Disability Employment Awareness Month at RIT Career Fair.           
Rochester Institute of…

Starkey Hearing Technologies' Brandon Sawalich Named 2014 Emerging Leader in Health Care – Thu, Nov 6th 2014

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 3, 2014 a?? Brandon Sawalich, senior vice president at Starkey Hearing Technologies, was named the winner of the Emerging Leader Award at the 2014…

Infant Cooing, Babbling Linked to Hearing Ability, MU Researcher Finds – Wed, Nov 5th 2014

MU study reinforces the importance of early hearing interventions.
COLUMBIA, Mo. - Infants’ vocalizations throughout the first year follow a set of predictable…

How Learning to Talk is in the Genes – Mon, Nov 3rd 2014

Researchers have found evidence that genetic factors may contribute to the development of language during infancy.
Scientists from the Medical Research Council (MRC) Integrative…

Oticon Supports Breast Cancer Awareness & Research with $10,000 Donation – Sun, Nov 2nd 2014

More than 100 Employees Make Strides for Breast Cancer at America’s Largest Charity Walk.
SOMERSET, NJ  October 27 – On October 17, Oticon, Inc. celebrated the…

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