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2013-09-18 23:26:24

Survey of Communication Experts Finds Public Unaware of Key Warning Signs Rockville, MD (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) has launched a nationwide multimedia campaign Identify the Signs to raise awareness of the early warning signs of speech, language, and hearing issues. The campaign stems from ASHA’s new findings that identify lack of awareness of these signs as the leading barrier to early detection and treatment. Results of a recent...

Rhythm Linked With Language In Brain
2013-09-18 11:24:07

[ Watch the Video: Rhythm And Reading Go Hand In Hand ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers at Northwestern University have found that people who can keep a beat are more responsive to speech neurologically than those with less rhythm, according to a report published in this week’s Journal of Neuroscience. Study author Nina Kraus, a professor at Northwestern University and head of the Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory, pointed out that previous research...

2013-09-13 23:01:05

Two fabulous audiology externs join the team at SWENT to complete their Doctor of Audiology degrees. Santa Fe, NM (PRWEB) September 13, 2013 Southwestern Ear, Nose, and Throat Hearing and Balance Center, the leading provider of hearing aids in Santa Fe, is pleased to welcome externs Danielle Morgan and Brett Adams. Both are graduate students in Audiology working toward their Doctor of Audiology (AuD) degree. The practical experience they gain working with patients at the SWENT offices in...

2013-09-11 23:00:29

The newly added Guide to Better Hearing is available for download on Advanced Hearing Care website. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 Researching hearing aids can be confusing and challenging because manufacturers launch new models and styles every couple of months as the technology changes and improves. It is not atypical for a first-time hearing aid buyer to spend a lot of hours online searching for credible and current information before making a first appointment with an...

2013-09-01 23:04:35

Dr. Peter Marincovich has spent his life revolutionizing the way audiology and hearing diagnostics are performed. Using a holistic and empathetic approach and the latest in hearing technology Audiology Associates (http://www.audiologyassociates-sr.com/) has set it self apart in its industry to reach patients and keep them connected for life. Santa Rosa, CA (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 Since the inception of Audiology Associates in 1984, Dr. Peter Marincovich has expanded his practice to four...

2013-08-30 23:04:57

This October, Darcy Benson and Ramsay Poindexter are combining their passion for bringing better hearing on the San Francisco Peninsula with support for a cause that resonates with many community residents. San Carlos, CA (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 During National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, California Hearing Center & Audiology Services will participate in the national “Pink with a Purpose” campaign to help raise funds for breast cancer research. Throughout September and October,...

2013-08-28 23:25:36

A new study reveals that some hearing loss can be reversed. General Hearing Instruments, Inc. a New Orleans area company that manufactures hearing aids, has responded to the study. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 There may be hope for those who rely on hearing aids for mild to moderate hearing loss. Researchers have found evidence that suggests some forms of hearing loss related to ear injuries may not be permanent. According to a new study from the Stanford University School of...

2013-08-28 23:02:03

A new study by iData Research reports massive profits are expected as baby boomers more readily purchase hearing aids in the $5.8 billion hearing device market. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 Approximately 39 million Americans suffer from hearing impairment but only a minor number of them have purchased hearing aids. According to a new report by iData Research, there is great market potential for hearing aids in the U.S. as device penetration remains low. Hearing aids comprise...

2013-08-26 23:01:33

High-Fidelity Personal Audio and Hearing Health Company Etymotic Research Turns 30 Years Old; Surges with New Product Introductions Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 26, 2013 Professor, scientist, inventor, choir director and musician Mead Killion, Ph.D. founded Etymotic Research, Inc. in 1983 and remains active as Chief Technology Officer and Chairman of the Board. During this milestone year, the company has released “The Bean”, a revolutionary, affordable personal sound amplifier available...


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