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Scientists Restore Hearing in Deaf Mice – 0.5 days ago

Scientists have restored hearing in deaf mice down to a whisper using an improved gene therapy in what is being described as a “landmark” study with…

Oticon Campaign Connects Hearing and Heart Health – 5.5 days ago

Hearing Care is Health Care™ takes on a heartfelt significance this February when Oticon, Inc. launches the company’s annual “At the Heart of It … We Put…

CDC Reports Everyday Life Causing Hearing Loss – 1.1 weeks ago

The noise of modern life causes permanent hearing damage to many U.S. adults who don’t even suspect they’ve experienced a loss, federal researchers reported Tuesday.
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Cochlear Limited Awards Scholarships to Students – 1.8 weeks ago

Cochlear Limited, the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, announces the winners of the 15th annual Graeme Clarkand the sixth annual Anders…

Identifying Hearing Loss in Newborns May Help Language Development – 2.1 weeks ago

A study finds that early identification of hearing loss in newborn due to a disease or physical abnormality by birth may help them in better language outcomes as they grow.
The…

Starkey Adds Several New Devices to Product Line – Thu, Feb 2nd 2017

Over the next two months, Starkey® Hearing Technologies, the only American-owned and -operated hearing aid manufacturer, will release a suite of new technologies and…

Study Shows Brain Exercises May Help with Tinnitus – Tue, Jan 31st 2017

A study just published in JAMA Otolaryngology indicates that certain brain exercises from Posit Science may help patients better cope with tinnitus – a condition commonly…

Professionals Update Ear-Cleaning Guidelines – Thu, Jan 26th 2017

An updated clinical practice guideline from the American Academy of Otolaryngology — Head and Neck Surgery Foundation published in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck…

MED-EL Holds Workshop on Age-Related Hearing Loss – Tue, Jan 24th 2017

More than 100 leading scientists and hearing health experts from around the world will gather starting today for a two-day scientific workshop sponsored by global hearing implant…

CaptionCall Provides New Module for Hearing Professionals – Thu, Jan 19th 2017

CaptionCall, LLC, the leading provider of captioned telephone service for people who have hearing loss, is now offering the CaptionCall Module v2.0 for Noah 4. Using the module…

Starkey to Launch Line of Ear Health Products – Tue, Jan 17th 2017

For the last 50 years, Starkey®Hearing Technologies, has been dedicated to providing the best hearing experience for hearing professionals and patients alike. From developing…

Signia Hearing Aids Named CES 2017 Innovation Awards Honoree – Thu, Jan 12th 2017

 Signia today announced that it has been named a CES 2017 Innovation Awards Honoree for two of its products, the Cellion™ hearing aid and the myHearing app. Products…

New Study Links Anemia to Hearing Problems – Tue, Jan 10th 2017

Hearing loss may be linked to iron deficiency anemia — a combination of low levels of iron and red blood cells, new research suggests.
The study found that people with iron…

ReSound to Return to CES to Increase Consumer Awareness – Thu, Jan 5th 2017

ReSound announced today its plans to return to CES in Las Vegas to demonstrate and raise awareness of ReSound’s industry-leading Smart Hearing solutions and increase…

Pain Relievers Linked to Hearing Loss in Women – Tue, Jan 3rd 2017

Long-term use of over-the-counter pain relievers may be associated with increased risk of hearing loss in some women, a new study says.
Women who used ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin)...

Study Shows Plugged Ears Can Alter Nerve Cells – Tue, Dec 27th 2016

It’s winter, and your head is stuffed up from the cold or flu. Everything sounds muffled.
If this has ever happened to you, you may have experienced conductive hearing…

HearUSA and Ida Institute Focus on Patient Care – Thu, Dec 22nd 2016

How can people get the most out of their appointments with a hearing care professional? What role do relatives and communication partners play? Which strategies and tips can help…

FDA Strives to Make Hearing Aids More Accessible – Tue, Dec 20th 2016

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced important steps to better support consumer access to hearing aids. The agency issued a guidance document explaining that it…

Oticon Opn Receives Two 2017 CES Awards – Thu, Dec 15th 2016

Oticon, industry leaders in advanced audiology and hearing aid technology, today announced that Oticon Opn™ captured awards in two categories in the prestigious CES…

Study Shows Vestibular Function Declines Starting at 40 – Tue, Dec 13th 2016

A new study led by researchers at Massachusetts Eye and Ear found that vestibular thresholds begin to double every 10 years above the age of 40, representing a decline in our…