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2010-11-23 00:01:08

Hearing-Aid.com offers tips for helping a loved one with hearing loss enjoy the holidays. Saint Paul, MN (PRWEB) November 22, 2010 The sounds of the holidays "“ joyous music, lively conversation and family gatherings - are a cherished part of every holiday season. But if a loved one has trouble hearing in crowded, noisy situations, or suffers any degree of hearing loss, the holidays may lose some of their sparkle. According to Hearing-Aid.com, hearing loss, especially during the...

2010-10-26 00:01:44

Audiologist-run site streamlines search for quality clinics, hearing aids thanks to recent updates Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 25, 2010 Thanks to recent updates on the website, Advice On Hearing Aids, hearing aid consumers now have 1,200 pre-approved clinics to choose from. They know before even scheduling a visit what to expect during their hearing test. When they return home, comparisons of hearing aids, from the latest featuring Bluetooth-quality sound to the basic digital device, are...

2010-10-26 00:01:43

AidRight.com Features Up-to-Date Information Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 25, 2010 The recently released ReSound Alera boasts a 3.9 GHz FM signal similar to a cordless phone, but how does a hearing aid consumer know if the advancement is worth the price? Thanks to AidRight.com, taking stock of technological advancements and their corresponding price tags is simple. "Our audiologists maintain an ever-growing list that compares hearing aids based on level of technology across all price...

2010-10-19 07:37:17

Vision and Hearing Leader Reveals Revolutionary Hearing Technology at Renowned Event Bonita Springs, FL (Vocus) October 19, 2010 PHSI, Physician Hearing Services, Inc., the unquestioned leader in Vision-Hearing programs, announces a breakthrough in the industry with the introduction of the patented 'Clarujust' hearing instrument fitting system. This innovative technology which is based on the mathematical decomposition of speech phonemes, is now offered by PHSI and will be available...

2010-10-19 07:37:16

Today's hearing tests detect and diagnose even mild hearing problems, allowing for early treatment. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) October 19, 2010 October is both Audiology Awareness Month and Hearing Protection Month, two great reasons to get in for a hearing test with a local audiologist or other hearing specialist, according to Hearing-Aid.com. Many adults have not had a hearing test since grade school and may not remember the experience. Today's hearing examinations are thorough and...

2010-09-27 10:45:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- At Yankee Stadium yesterday, the Starkey Hearing Foundation delivered nearly 300 free state-of-the-art, hearing aids to underserved, hearing-impaired children throughout New York City. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/the-starkey-hearing-foundation-gifts-free-hearing-to-children-at-yankee-stadium-103859744.html The mission, sponsored by FedEx, included Justin Osmond (the...

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2010-09-20 21:53:50

Research shows hearing loss percentage is much smaller due to limitations in the precision of hearing testsNew research from University of Minnesota hearing scientists shows that fewer than 20 percent of teenagers in the United States have a hearing loss as a result of exposure to loud sounds, thus offering a different analysis of data reported in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) in August.The U of M's research, forthcoming in the Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing...

2010-07-06 11:18:00

WESTMINSTER, Colo., July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Hearing Conservation Association (NHCA) announces a call for papers for presentations and posters for its 36th Annual Conference, to be held February 24-26, 2011 in Mesa, Arizona. The theme of the conference is "The Future of Hearing Conservation: Technology & Innovation." Paper submission topics should reflect NHCA's mission of "prevention of hearing loss due to noise and other environmental factors in all sectors of society."...

2010-06-01 10:48:00

PETERBOROUGH, England, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- One in seven people in the UK suffer from some degree of hearing loss; a figure that rises to 40% for people aged 50 or over and a staggering 71% for the over 70s. The only real solution for the vast majority of these people is wearing a hearing aid. The NHS provides reasonable quality hearing aids which sit behind the ear and connect with a tube and clear plastic earpiece. Many people consider these to be unsightly and would rather seek the...

2010-05-26 07:00:00

NEWARK, Calif., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of Better Hearing and Speech Month, InSound Medical, manufacturer and developer of Lyric®, the first and only 100 percent invisible extended wear hearing device, is encouraging Baby Boomers and others who may suspect they have hearing loss to have their hearing checked. Since May is dedicated to helping people communicate and raise awareness about hearing and speech disorders, InSound Medical notes that hearing tests...


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