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2013-12-17 11:00:41

Disruption of timing from sensory nerves underlies 'ringing in the ears' that plagues millions, including many veterans For tens of millions of Americans, there's no such thing as the sound of silence. Instead, even in a quiet room, they hear a constant ringing, buzzing, hissing, humming or other noise in their ears that isn't real. Called tinnitus, it can be debilitating and life-altering. Now, University of Michigan Medical School researchers report new scientific findings that help...

2013-12-14 23:01:34

InventHelp, headquartered in Pittsburgh, is attempting to submit this idea, the See Hear!, to companies for their consideration. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) December 14, 2013 "I watched my dad struggle with hearing for much of his life because he didn't want to be seen with hearing aids," said an inventor from Lynnwood, Wash. "He missed a lot over the years. When I learned that my hearing loss required hearing aids, I did not want them, but I didn't want to miss as much...

2013-12-13 23:26:58

In celebration of 30 years in business, Audiology Associates and Dr. Peter Marincovich offers the top 10 techniques for improving communication, particularly relevant during the holidays. Santa Rosa, California (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 Communication is a circular event. There is a talker, a listener, an environment and a signal or message that flows back and forth between a talker and a listener. The techniques and tips listed below correspond to different aspects of this communication...

2013-12-09 23:20:14

Free hearing aids will be given to a worthy recipient by Dr. Julie of Sound Relief Hearing Center. Highlands Ranch, Colorado (PRWEB) December 09, 2013 Sound Relief Hearing Center, a family owned and operated audiology practice dedicated to improving the lives of their patients and families, announced their Second Annual “Gift of Better Hearing” Facebook Photo Contest. Every year, Dr. Julie Prutsman donates hearing aids to deserving individuals who suffer from hearing loss and lack...

2013-11-30 23:21:08

The new website from Hearing Care Specialists in Hopkins, MN provides valuable resources for local residents looking for help with hearing loss or tinnitus, or researching hearing aids. Hopkins, MN (PRWEB) November 30, 2013 Audiologist Dr. Kurt Pfaff and the team at Hearing Care Specialists have recently relaunched the practice website at hcshearing.com making it more user-friendly and informative. The new website is designed to help Hopkins, MN residents quickly find reliable information...

2013-11-30 23:21:05

The newly redesigned website from Island Better Hearing makes it easier for visitors to find information about hearing loss and hearing aids written in easy-to-understand language. Melville, NY (PRWEB) November 30, 2013 Audiologist Dr. Lori Trentacoste and the team at Island Better Hearing have recently relaunched the practice website at islandbetterhearing.com making it more user-friendly and informative. The new website is designed to help Long Island residents quickly find reliable...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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