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Hear the World Foundation Increases Support for People with Hearing Loss to Over CHF 2.1 Million

May 23, 2015

The non-profit foundation increases its support by 45 percent in the 2014/15 financial year.Stäfa, May 21, 2015 - The Hear the World Foundation is committed to creating a world in which everyone...   Read More

'Survivor' Contestant Nina Poersch Shares Her Inspirational Cochlear Implant Story During Better Hearing and Speech Month

May 22, 2015

After surviving on a deserted island, she is now showing the world what it means to fight for better hearing and reach for the stars.CENTENNIAL, Colo., May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cochlear Limited (A...   Read More

Starkey Hearing Technologies Relax App Relieves Tinnitus

May 21, 2015

Minneapolis, May 18, 2015 – Starkey Hearing Technologies is proud to introduce Relax, a mobile app designed to help provide personalized tinnitus relief and comprehensive tinnitus education. Wit...   Read More

HANSATON USA Announces New ease Platform

May 21, 2015

Hearing with ease! The Full Surround experience. Hansaton’s cutting-edge technology can fill rooms with pleasant sounds and clear speech. Ease means being enveloped in brilliant surround sound,...   Read More

Bats Use Both Sides of Brain to Listen - Just Like Humans

May 20, 2015

WASHINGTON - Researchers from Georgetown University Medical Center and American University have shown that, like humans, mustached bats use the left and right sides of their brains to process differen...   Read More

Owls and Lizards Lend their Ears for Human Hearing Research: York U Scientist

May 19, 2015

For their study, Christopher Bergevin and his co-researchers selected barn owls and green anoles from the many varieties of species which produce OAEs.TORONTO, March 2, 2015 - Lizards and owls are som...   Read More

Want to Become A Consumer Trainer? Apply by June 15

May 18, 2015

Network of Consumer Hearing Assistive Technology Trainers (N-CHATT)The Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA), in partnership with Gallaudet University, the American Institutes for Research (AIR),...   Read More

Starkey Hearing Foundation Announces Dynamic New Global Partnership with Spotify

May 17, 2015

Music lovers around the world can get involved, make an impact, and share the gift of hearing.MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Starkey Hearing Foundation is pleased to announce a dynamic new partnership...   Read More

ASHA One of Only Two Organizations Honored With New Workplace Award

May 16, 2015

For 16th Straight Year, Association Also Earns Workplace Excellence Seal of Approval.Rockville, MD - May 1, 2015 - The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) has received the new Best Pra...   Read More

Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Youth Encouraged to Experience RIT/NTID Technology Camps

May 15, 2015

Science, technology, engineering and math will be explored during weeklong session in JulyDeaf and hard-of-hearing girls and boys who are interested in science, technology, engineering and math and en...   Read More

Turtle Beach Corporation Partners with American Hearing Aid Associates For Groundbreaking HyperSound Clear™ Hearing Solutions Product

May 14, 2015

Agreement Will Make HyperSound Clear™ Hearing Solutions Product Available to the Nation's Largest Network of Hearing Healthcare Providers When it Launches Later This Year.SAN DIEGO, May 12,...   Read More

Oticon Hearing Foundation and American Academy of Audiology Foundation Invite Audiologists and AuD Students to Apply for Project Amazon 2015

May 13, 2015

SOMERSET, NJ May 11 – The Oticon Hearing Foundation in partnership with the American Academy of Audiology Foundation (AAA Foundation) is calling for applications for Project Amazon 2015. This...   Read More


Audioscan® Announces New CEU Workshop Focused on Improving Patient Outcomes and Competitive Differentiation for Fitting Professionals.

May 13, 2015

The new workshop offers practical tools and hands‐on training.Dorchester, Canada – May 8, 2015. Audioscan has today announced its new workshop content that directly addresses the issues fa...   Read More

ReSound® LiNX™ Announced as 2015 Medical Design Excellence Awards Finalist

May 12, 2015

Predecessor to the New ReSound LiNX2™ is Honored for Industry-Leading Design and Innovation.BLOOMINGTON, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ReSound is pleased to announce that its revolutionary smart heari...   Read More

Heritability of Autism Spectrum Disorder Studied in UK Twins

May 11, 2015

Substantial genetic and moderate environmental influences were associated with risk of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and broader autism traits in a study of twins in the United Kingdom, according to...   Read More

Free Course for Better Hearing Month!

Carolyn Smaka, AuD

May 11, 2015

Happy Better Hearing Month! Celebrate with us on AudiologyOnline by accessing a free course of your choosing - simply use code BHMFREE15 when you check out. This offer aligns with our mission to impro...   Read More

More Evidence that Musical Training Protects the Brain

May 10, 2015

Toronto, CANADA - Scientists have found some of the strongest evidence yet that musical training in younger years can prevent the decay in speech listening skills in later life.According to a new Cana...   Read More

Brain Cells Can 'Wait' to Hear

May 9, 2015

Cells in the brainstem that underlie sound localization, compare signals at the two ears and can pause while doing so. This was shown by researchers at the Laboratory for Auditory Neurophysiology in L...   Read More

New AURICAL Enhancements Provide Greater Fitting Efficiency

May 8, 2015

New AURICAL features help audiologists and hearing care professionals streamline their workflow and carry out even more advanced measurements.   Read More

Myosin 15, Protein Linked to a Form of Hereditary Hearing Loss

May 8, 2015

August 12, 2014 - For the first time, researchers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have purified a key part of myosin 15, a molecular motor protein that helps build healthy hearing structure...   Read More