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NIOSH study identifies occupations with highest rate of hearing loss and tinnitus – 1.2 days ago

NIOSH research delves into work-related hearing loss and tinnitus.

CDC study shows hearing loss as third most common chronic condition – 0.9 weeks ago

New research compiled from the CDC concludes hearing loss a serious risk for many workers.

Study shows hearing aid use increases cognitive function in elderly – 1.2 weeks ago

A study conducted by researchers at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) found that older adults who used a hearing aid performed significantly better on cognitive tests…

Researchers seek to understand tinnitus – 1.9 weeks ago

Researchers look to gain a better understanding of tinnitus.

Are you making your allergies worse? – Mon, Apr 18th 2016

Sneezes, coughs and sniffles may have started sooner than ever before this year, thanks to an early spring allergy season that may wreak havoc on the health of millions of…

Retone introduces first rechargeable made-for-iPhone and Android hearing aid – Mon, Apr 11th 2016

Rechargeable hearing aid enables iOS and Android device as a remote control and exchange of data with the hearing aids as well as streaming audio and voice directly.

Audioscan unveils the latest enhancements at AudiologyNOW! – Fri, Apr 8th 2016

Visit Audioscan at booth #709 to experience the latest in verification technology from North America’s #1 fitting system manufacturer.

Ida Institute encourages AudiologyNOW! selfies – Wed, Apr 6th 2016

Visit the Ida Institute booth and participate in AudiologyNOW! selfies

Zika outbreak tied to infant hearing loss – Mon, Apr 4th 2016

WHO reports link between Zika virus and infant hearing loss.

Protecting workers from occupational hearing loss – Fri, Apr 1st 2016

Occupational hearing loss is one of the most common work-related illnesses in the United States.

EarQ and NFL Players Association support hearing loss research – Wed, Mar 30th 2016

Through a continued partnership, the NFLPA and EarQ are able to meet the growing hearing healthcare needs of former professional football players.

HLAA names new executive director – Mon, Mar 28th 2016

Barbara Kelley has been appointed the new executive director of HLAA

What is open technology in hearing aids? – Fri, Mar 25th 2016

Open technology hearing aids solve those problems as they are not custom made and have a variety of small domes with holes on the tips of the hearing aids.

New program to improve hearing aid use in older adults – Wed, Mar 23rd 2016

MU researcher develops program to help patients adjust to hearing aids, increase overall use

ReSound adds super power hearing aid to line up – Mon, Mar 21st 2016

Global launch of ReSound ENZO2a?? allows people to hear more, do more and be more than ever thought possible

Sivantos plans workshop for active kids and teens – Wed, Mar 16th 2016

Sivantos workshop in May geared towards active kids and teens!

Signia introduces new hearing aid platform – Mon, Mar 14th 2016

Signia introduces primax, the first hearing aids clinically proven to reduce listening effort

Study shows tinnitus sufferers retrain brain to cope with noise – Fri, Mar 11th 2016

New research shows tinnitus sufferers are able to retrain their brains to help cope with constant ringing.

NTID establishes new program in healthcare interpretation – Wed, Mar 9th 2016

Program to provide in-depth specialized education in health-care interpretation currently unavailable to interpreters

Beltone announces latest hearing aid in line up – Mon, Mar 7th 2016

Beltone announces launch of Beltone Boost Plus super power hearing aid for those with severe to profound hearing loss