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ReSound® to Showcase the Most Advanced Hearing Solutions at 61st International Congress of Hearing Aid Acousticians (EUHA) in Hannover

October 21, 2016

HANNOVER, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, ReSound returns to the International Congress of Hearing Aid Acousticians (EUHA) in Hannover, Germany to feature ReSound LiNX2, the world’s only Intern...   Read More

Appointment of Jan Metzdorff as New President of Phonak US

October 21, 2016

Warrenville, IL – October 20, 2016 - Phonak LLC announces the appointment of Jan Metzdorff as its new President.   Read More

Advanced Bionics SoundWave™ 3.0 Fitting Software Unlocks Powerful Technology in the Naida Bimodal Hearing Solution

October 21, 2016

VALENCIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Advanced Bionics (AB) has released the latest version of their fitting software, SoundWave™3.0.   Read More

Signia Extends primax Line, Introduces New Accessories

October 20, 2016

Motion P is a super-powered addition to the primax hearing aid lineup New miniPocket and TV Transmitter accessories introducedSignia continues to make its industry-leading primax™ technology...   Read More

RIT/NTID Awarded $443,000 National Science Foundation Grant for Educational Training

October 20, 2016

Funding will provide additional training for faculty in STEM disciplines who teach deaf, hard-of-hearing students. Rochester Institute of Technology’s National Technical Institute for the Deaf h...   Read More

Unitron and Moxi Now - the World's Smallest Wireless RIC - Claim Centre Stage at EUHA 2016

October 19, 2016

October 19, 2016 – Kitchener, Canada– Unitron, a global innovator of technology advanced hearing solutions, takes centre stage with the world’s smallest wireless RIC at the 61st internat...   Read More

Signia's New Rechargeable Hearing Aid Goes 24 Hours with Unlimited Streaming

October 18, 2016

Signia Cellion™ primax is the world’s first lithium-ion inductive rechargeable hearing aid High-capacity power cell provides up to 24 hours of continued use with unlimited Bluetooth®...   Read More

New Wireless IIC from Sonic Brings the Wow of Wireless in an Out-of-Sight Hearing Aid Patients Will Love

October 18, 2016

SOMERSET, NJ October 17 – Sonic introduces the new wireless invisible-the-canal (IICW) custom hearing aid for patients who want the out-of-sight style of an IIC and the capabilities and conven...   Read More

When Silencing Phantom Noises Is a Matter of Science

October 17, 2016

With a clever approach, researchers point to the first gene that could be protective of tinnitus -- that disturbing ringing in the ear many of us hear, when no sound is present.Ringing in the ears or...   Read More

New Edition of the Book, 'Making Music with a Hearing Loss: Strategies and Stories,' to Encourage Musicians with Hearing Loss, their Audiologists and Music Instructors

October 16, 2016

The Association of Adult Musicians with Hearing Loss is pleased to announce that their book, Making Music with a Hearing Loss: Strategies and Stories, now has a second edition.   Read More

Induced Labor Not Associated with Risk for Autism Spectrum Disorders

October 15, 2016

Inducing labor appears not to be associated with risk for autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) in offspring when siblings discordant for labor induction – induced vs. not induced births – were...   Read More

Oticon Celebrates Retiring President Peer Lauritsen and Welcomes New President Gary Rosenblum

October 14, 2016

SOMERSET, NJ October 10 -- Oticon employees gathered to celebrate retiring Oticon President Peer Lauritsen and to welcome new President Gary Rosenblum at a company-wide celebration held on October 6...   Read More

Oticon Medical Introduces Ponto 3, World's Most Powerful Family of Abutment-Level Sound Processors

October 13, 2016

Bringing BrainHearing™ to bone anchored solutions and highest output, widest bandwidth and significantly better speech understanding.Gothenburg, Sweden October 13 – Oticon Medical announce...   Read More

2016's Best & Worst Cities for People with Disabilities - WalletHub Study

October 13, 2016

With October being Disability Employment Awareness Month, the unemployment rate for persons with a disability rising and 2015 disability benefits barely enough to keep a beneficiary above 2014 poverty...   Read More

FDA Permits Marketing of Balloon Device to Treat Persistent Eustachian Tube Dysfunction

October 12, 2016

September 16, 2016 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today permitted marketing of a device that uses a small balloon to treat persistent Eustachian tube dysfunction (ETD), a condition in which p...   Read More

Cheap Blood Test Can Discriminate Between Bacterial, Viral Infections

October 11, 2016

A simple blood test in development could accurately identify which patients need antibiotics, Stanford researchers say.Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine have made an important...   Read More

Why KID Syndrome Patients Experience Different Sets of Symptoms

October 10, 2016

ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY PRESS - A team of New York-based researchers has compared the effects of two disease-causing mutations, potentially explaining why patients with the rare genetic disorder kerati...   Read More

Researchers Identify Gene Associated with Age-Related Hearing Loss

October 9, 2016

MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL - A large screening programme has identified several genes associated with age-related conditions including hearing loss, retinal degeneration and osteoarthritis.   Read More

2016 Oticon Focus on People Awards Honors 12 Remarkable People Who Are Changing Perceptions of Hearing Loss

October 8, 2016

SOMERSET, NJ October 4 – The 2016 Oticon Focus on People Awards celebrated 12 remarkable individuals whose courage, vision and commitment are helping to change the perception of what it means t...   Read More

UC San Diego, SDSU to Roll Out Research Platform to Improve Hearing-Aid Technologies

October 7, 2016

A team of engineers from the University of California San Diego and audiologists from San Diego State University has set out an ambitious timetable for delivering two new electronic platforms to drama...   Read More