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Hearing Health News

New Test Detects Hidden Hearing Loss – 1.8 weeks ago

Two researchers at UConn School of Medicine have developed a new hearing test that can identify hearing loss or deficits in some individuals considered to have normal or…

ZPower Announces Collaboration with Oticon – Thu, Jul 6th 2017

ZPower, the world’s only developer of rechargeable, silver-zinc microbatteries, announces its collaboration with the hearing aid manufacturer Oticon to make the…

New Clinical Trial Underway for Meniere's Disease – Thu, Jun 29th 2017

Sound Pharmaceuticals (SPI) is pleased to announce that it has completed enrollment on its first Meniere’s disease (MD) clinical trial. MD is a neurotologic disease that involves…

Researchers Study Best Practices for Cochlear Implants – Tue, Jun 27th 2017

Cochlear implants that have electrodes designed without wire perform better than those with wires for long-term hearing preservation, a Mount Sinai researcher has reported in a…

Study Shows Impact of Long-Term Noise Exposure – Tue, Jun 20th 2017

Prolonged exposure to loud noise alters how the brain processes speech, potentially increasing the difficulty in distinguishing speech sounds, according to neuroscientists at The…

Oticon Opn Offers Rechargeable Hearing Aid with Tinnitus Relief – Thu, Jun 15th 2017

Hearing aids just got much more convenient. Oticon, Inc. today introduced the advantages of a rechargeable battery and on-demand tinnitus management to its…

Researchers Study Zebrafish for Insight on Hearing Loss – Tue, Jun 13th 2017

Can a fish with a malformed jaw tell us something about hearing loss in mice and humans? The answer is yes, according to a new publication in Scientific Reports.

In one…

CU Researchers Make Important Discoveries Around Meniere's Disease – Thu, Jun 8th 2017

Researchers at University of Colorado School of Medicine may have figured out what causes Meniere’s disease and how to attack it.  According to Carol Foster, MD, from…

GN Hearing's President Receives Royal Medal of Honor – Tue, Jun 6th 2017

Last night, at a grand event during the Patriotic Festival in Virginia Beach, VA, the Danish Minister of Defense Claus Hjort Frederiksen awarded GN Hearing’s US President…

Cochlear Recognizes WHO Hearing Loss Prevention Efforts – Thu, Jun 1st 2017

Cochlear Limited (ASX: COH), the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, welcomed the news that the World Health Assembly (WHA) has today supported a resolution that…

Age-Related Hearing Loss May Affect Alarm Detection – Tue, May 30th 2017

The Center for Operator Performance (COP) has revealed research that indicates some alarm tones standard on Distributed Control Systems (DCS) may be undetectable by…

Understanding Age-Related Hearing Loss – Mon, May 29th 2017

As people grow older, their ability to hear gradually decreases. This biological process leads to a sensorineural hearing disorder known as Age-Related Hearing Loss (ARHL) or…

Starkey Foundation Completes Mission to Help Dominicans – Thu, May 25th 2017

The Starkey Hearing Foundation of United States of America has partnered with the Rotary Club of Dominica and the Ministry of Health to bring relief to the hearing impaired.
The…

U.S. Army Accepts New Hearing Protection – Thu, May 18th 2017

The U.S. Army has accepted two 3M™ products to equip soldiers with hearing protection and auditory situational awareness. The 3M Personal Safety Division has…

Phonak and VA Work on Distance Fitting Program – Tue, May 16th 2017

Phonak, the leading global provider of hearing instruments and wireless communication solutions, today announces that it will start a pilot…

Study Shows Hormone Therapy Increases Hearing Loss Risk – Thu, May 11th 2017

Hearing loss afflicts approximately 48 million Americans and the number is expected to increase as the population ages.

Sonova Sets Industry Standards with Hearing Technology – Tue, May 9th 2017

Sonova Holding AG, the world’s leading provider of hearing solutions, continues to set new standards with the introduction of a broad range of innovative products. The…

Research Shows Bilateral Tinnitus is Hereditary – Thu, May 4th 2017

Researchers have been able to demonstrate the hereditary nature of certain forms of tinnitus. Bilateral tinnitus – that is, tinnitus in both ears – has been shown to depend on…

Oticon Opn Brings Home Edison Awards – Tue, May 2nd 2017

Oticon Opn™ has added two new awards to a growing list of accolades from leading international awards competitions. On April 20, Oticon President Gary Rosenblum accepted a…

Discovered Gene May Assist Hearing Loss Recovery – Thu, Apr 27th 2017

Researchers have discovered that a protein implicated in human longevity may also play a role in restoring hearing after noise exposure.  The findings, where were published…

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