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2013-02-08 23:00:29

The company now provides its clients with an easy and quick way to find out if they need to make an appointment with an audiologist. Long Island, NY (PRWEB) February 08, 2013 The best audiologist in Long Island, East End Hearing, now provides its patients with an online hearing test. The test was designed to give clients an easy way to tell if they need to make an appointment with the staff at East End Hearing. The company is a full service practice, and specializes in hearing testing,...

2012-08-20 10:24:35

BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an unprecedented joint communique the Academy of Doctors of Audiology® (ADA), the American Academy of Audiology (the Academy) and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) delivered a statement focusing on consumer needs in the delivery models of hearing health care and recognizing the changing face of the hearing health care environment. HLAA applauds ADA, the Academy, and ASHA for joining HLAA in supporting...

2012-08-15 06:25:24

BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- As the new school year kicks off, Bach to Rock (B2R), America's music school for students of all ages, has teamed up with the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association's (ASHA) "Listen To Your Buds" initiative, a public education campaign aimed at preventing noise-induced hearing loss by helping adults teach children how to use personal audio technology safely. The collaboration is a natural fit as Bach to Rock and ASHA are both dedicated to...

2012-08-07 23:01:59

Self-conscious baby boomers fuel hearing device market as technology allows for more discrete hearing aids at lower prices. Vancouver BC (PRWEB) August 07, 2012 According to a new report by iData Research (http://www.idataresearch.net), the leading global authority in medical device market research, the market potential for hearing aids and devices is sizable, as more than 40% of those diagnosed with a hearing loss in the U.S. can be classified as having moderate or severe impairment....

2012-07-25 23:00:33

Visit VocoVision in booth #301 to learn more about becoming a Voco Speech Therapist Skokie, IL (PRWEB) July 25, 2012 VocoVision is the most innovative telespeech program, pairing speech-languagepathologists with the highest level of technical advancements. VocoVision will be exhibiting at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) Schools Conference on July 27-29, 2012 in Milwaukee, WI. ASHA is the professional, scientific, and credentialing association for more than 150,000...

2012-07-01 22:20:44

IPSWICH, England, July 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ear plug retailer, All Ear Plugs, urges Brits to take more care in protecting their ears following the release of data from the Better Hearing Institute (BHI) in the US linking hearing loss to chronic diseases. With new BHI studies connecting hearing loss to the onset of Alzheimer's, heart disease, chronic kidney diseases and diabetes, millions of Brits could be at risk from further health complications. After all, the World...

2012-06-26 23:02:14

One in five American teenagers now suffer from some type of hearing loss, an increase of 31% since the mid-1990s, according to a study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association. So, this July 4th, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) reminds you to celebrate safely. Noise from exploding fireworks can top 155 decibels (dB)! If you are sitting very close to the blasts, there is potential for immediate, sudden, and permanent hearing loss. (PRWEB) June 26, 2012...

2012-06-07 06:25:38

WARRENVILLE, Ill., June 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Former US Olympian Jim Ryun set the record for the mile as a high school junior, competed in three US Olympics and held a seat in Congress from 1996-2007. Now he's partnered with Phonak and Special Olympics to set another record: the overall number of people in the US who take care of their hearing health. About Healthy Athletes, Healthy Hearing Healthcare outcomes data show that people with intellectual disabilities are...

2012-05-23 23:02:32

The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is using May is Better Hearing and Speech Month (BHSM) to remind parents and teachers about the key role speech-language pathologists (SLPs) can play in helping students with communication difficulties deal with bullying. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) May 22, 2012 Studies show that students with a speech-language disorder like stuttering are significantly more likely to be bullied than their “typical” peers. In fact, a recent study...

2012-05-21 06:24:00

NEW YORK, May 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Profoundly hard of hearing since two years old, Lou Ferrigno revealed last night on The Celebrity Apprentice that he recently underwent a surgical procedure to restore his hearing, with the Esteem® Device, manufactured by Envoy Medical Corporation. The device is a fully implantable prosthetic cochlea stimulator, designed to do just that. It has no microphones or speakers. It is invisible. Except that Lou knows it was implanted, he has no sense of...