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Did Tai Ji Quan Balance Training Program Reduce Fall Risk for Older Adults?

September 11, 2018

A program of tai ji quan balance training classes, developed on the classic concept of tai chi, was more effective at reducing falls among older adults at high risk for them than stretching exercises...   Read More


New Sonic Enchant Custom Styles and Essential Performance Levels Offer Instinctively Smart Choices for Even More Users

September 10, 2018

Sonic introduces new custom styles and essential performance levels that bring Enchant’s exciting combination of fast performance, innovative features and enhanced functionality to even more users....   Read More


Oticon "Hear in Pink" Campaign Partners with Hearing Care Professionals to Promote Hearing Health and Breast Cancer Awareness

September 7, 2018

During September and October, Oticon will donate a portion of the sales of all Oticon Opn™ hearing aids, including special edition pink Opn, to the National Breast Cancer Coalition to support its mi...   Read More


Unintended Consequences of White Noise Therapy for Tinnitus Otolaryngology's Cobra Effect

September 6, 2018

JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck SurgeryIMPORTANCE Critical to the success of many medical therapeutics is a consideration of the brain’s miraculous ability to dynamically rewire itself anato...   Read More


Phonak Publishes Consensus Statement on eAudiology

September 5, 2018

The consensus paper is the result of an Expert Panel convened by Phonak in January 2018 and provides recommendations for hearing care professionals on how to shift from theory to practice.Stäfa (...   Read More


CaptionCall Phones Now Have Bluetooth

September 4, 2018

CaptionCall, LLC, the leading provider of captioned telephone service, is pleased to announce that Bluetooth® connectivity has been implemented into all CaptionCall 67tb phones for Bluetooth devices...   Read More


New Insights from WIDEX EVOKE Data Bring the Benefits of Artificial Intelligence to Hearing Impaired

August 30, 2018

Data bring the benefits of Artificial Intelligence to hearing impairedLYNGE, DENMARK - The first data gathered from the ground-breaking WIDEX EVOKETMhearing aid, which achieves a new level of Artifici...   Read More


GN Hearing Introduces New Interton Ready Hearing Aid

August 28, 2018

GN Hearing, one of the world’s leading hearing aid manufacturers and the pioneer of 2.4 GHz wireless connectivity, today announced the launch of Interton Ready, a next-generation hearing aid, aiming...   Read More


Hear the World Foundation Helps Children in Need in Cape Town

August 27, 2018

For the past two years, the Swiss Hear the World Foundation has supported the project by funding the screening project, providing hearing aids and sending volunteer audiologists specially trained for...   Read More


Having Optimal Levels of Cardiovascular Health in Older Age Associated With Lower Dementia Risk

August 25, 2018

Having optimal levels in more measures of cardiovascular health (nonsmoking, weight, diet, physical activity, cholesterol, blood glucose and blood pressure) for older adults was associated with lower...   Read More


Titanium Hearing Aid Keeps Winning Awards, Changing Lives

August 24, 2018

Phonak Virto™ B-Titanium is 3D-printed and virtually invisible when wornStäfa, Switzerland, August 24, 2018 – Phonak Virto B-Titanium, the world’s first mainstream custom titani...   Read More


Largest Brain Study of 62,454 Scans Identifies Drives of Brain Aging

August 24, 2018

The current study used brain SPECT imaging to determine aging trajectories in the brain and which common brain disorders predict abnormally accelerated aging.   Read More


OtiCongress 2018 Gives Hearing Care Professionals Opportunity to Combine Professional Development and Humanitarian Good Works

August 23, 2018

SOMERSET, NJ August 20– OtiCongress 2018, held August 8–16 in Anchorage, Alaska, created a unique platform for hearing care professionals to combine professional development with the oppo...   Read More


NIOSH Spirometry Training- A Team Effort

August 23, 2018

This summer Midwest Special Instruments (MSI) hosted Kendra Palmer Anderson and Lance Anderson from Palmer Associates, who taught a NIOSH spirometry course in Savage, MN.   Read More


World Wide Hearing Receives Richard Seewald Award 18/19

August 22, 2018

The recipient of the 2018/19 Richard Seewald Award is the World Wide Hearing Foundation International (World Wide Hearing).   Read More

 


First-Ever Hotline Provides Resources and Services for New Families of Children with Hearing Loss

August 22, 2018

AG Bell designed its new hotline for parents, caregivers and guardians of newly identified children with hearing loss worldwide who possess any degree of unilateral or bilateral hearing loss. The hotl...   Read More

 


Oticon Medical Partners with Your Hearing Network to Empower Hearing Care Practices

August 21, 2018

Oticon Medical announces partnership with Your Hearing Network to help hearing professionals verify and submit claims for bone anchored hearing patients.   Read More


Low-Cost Internet Options for CaptionCall Users

August 20, 2018

CaptionCall, LLC, the leading provider of captioned telephone service offers low-cost internet options for CaptionCall users.   Read More


Catching the Dance of Antibiotics and Ribosomes at Room Temperature

August 19, 2018

A new imaging technique is allowing researchers to pinpoint ways of modifying drugs to avoid side effects. Antibiotics have been a pillar of modern medicine since the 1940s. Streptomycin, which belon...   Read More


ASHA Discourages Use of Facilitated Communication, Rapid Prompting Method

August 17, 2018

People With Communication Disabilities Have a Right to Services That Are Effective, Lead to Independent Communication, and Are Not Harmful, ASHA Says   Read More


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