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2014-02-28 23:24:42

Paul Esposito, Au.D., and Rita Lorentz, Au.D., were honored for dedication to their practice and recent business success. Selected from among all Associates nationwide, they received recognition during an awards presentation at the 19th annual American Hearing Aid Associates (AHAA) Convention. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Esposito and Lorentz were presented with AHAA's Growth Award, which honors an audiology practice that realized significant year-over-year growth. This...

2014-02-27 23:30:10

Wenathchee WA residents now have access to trusted information about hearing loss, hearing aids and tinnitus treatment via the redesigned website from Horan & Fevold Hearing Clinic. Wenatchee, WA (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Finding quality information about hearing loss and hearing aids in Wenathchee can be challenging. It's typical to be bombarded with promotional flyers and promotions for hearing aids in Wenathchee; especially if you are over the age of 65. Horan & Fevold...

2014-02-27 23:30:04

The new website from Beltone of the Tri-Cities in Kingsport, TN offers visitors top quality information on hearing loss, hearing aids and tinnitus treatment. Kingsport, TN (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 It can be hard to find quality information about hearing problems and hearing aids in Kingsport. It's typical to be inundated with marketing flyers and promotions for hearing aids in Kingsport; especially if you are over age 65. Beltone of the Tri-Cities felt there was a need to provide...

2014-02-26 23:35:03

-- U.S. Army research acquisition act funds development of product to help ringing in the ears -- Westminster, Colo. (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Audiologists who treat sufferers of severe tinnitus will be able to perform in-office fittings and further individualize treatment with a new release of the Neuromonics Oasis™ device. Neuromonics, Inc., manufactures and distributes clinically proven tinnitus treatment devices. The new Oasis represents the next generation of the device, considered...

2014-02-26 23:26:41

The new website from Audibel Hearing Center in Bonita Springs, FL offers visitors top quality information on hearing loss, hearing aids and tinnitus treatment. Bonita Springs, FL (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 It's not easy to find quality information about hearing loss and hearing aids in Bonita Springs. Residents of Bonita Springs, particularly those over age sixty-five, are frequently inundated with hearing aid advertisements and promotions which leave them unsure who to trust. Audibel...

2014-02-26 23:26:32

The new website from Hearing Health Clinic in Osseo MN offers visitors top quality information on hearing loss, hearing aids and tinnitus treatment. Osseo, MN (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 It can be hard to find high quality information about hearing loss and hearing aids in Osseo. It's very common to be swamped with promotional flyers and promotions for hearing aids in Osseo; particularly if you are over the age of sixty-five. Hearing Health Clinic hopes that the launch of their...

2014-02-26 23:23:10

Six audiologists and business owners were recognized, from among all Associates nationwide, for their dedication and success during a recent awards presentation at the 19th annual American Hearing Aid Associates (AHAA) Convention. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 This year’s Convention was held in Dallas, February 19-22. More than 300 Associates focused on how to thrive — not just survive — in today’s more competitive environment. Keynote speaker and renowned author, Sally...

2014-02-26 23:03:46

Sound Relief Hearing Center announces Risk-Free Trials of the invisible Lyric hearing aid to celebrate their new exclusive status. Those interested can try Lyric - the 100% invisible extended-wear hearing aid – completely free of charge. Highlands Ranch, Colorado (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 After working with Lyric Hearing for the last two years, Sound Relief Hearing Center has been selected to represent Lyric as one of only four Premier Providers in Colorado. Selection criteria for...

2014-02-20 23:25:15

My Hear Pod is now including 52 complimentary batteries with every HearPod ordered. More information is available online at http://www.myhearpod.com. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Every day millions of Americans struggle with the pains and problems caused by hearing loss, for the hearing impaired a hearing aide is an essential part of everyday life. HearPod’s full line of state of the art 100 percent digital hearing aids provide superior sound quality at extremely reasonable...

New Hearing Implant Uses Less Power, No External Hardware
2014-02-10 07:25:53

[ Watch the Video: The Sound Of Innovation For Deafness ] Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Hundreds of thousands of deaf, or near-deaf, people around the world have benefited from cochlear implants. While these devices are undoubtedly a good thing, the hardware to make them work has been somewhat of a pain. Cochlear implants typically require a small transmitter affixed to the skull with a wire dangling down to a microphone, as well as a battery pack that must...


Latest Auditory system Reference Libraries

Ear
2013-04-30 13:31:11

The ear is an organ from the auditory system that collects sounds, and also balances and enables body position. Formation and Orientation The ear can be broken down into the inner and outer ears. The outer part of the ear is the visible flap (auricle) and ear canal which collects sounds which create pressure that echoes through the middle ear. The inner ear, however, is embedded in the temporal bone. There are hollow areas of the inner ear that are filled with liquids and hair cells...

Politzerization
2012-12-31 12:28:34

In 1861 Adam Politzer of Vienna spent much time studying the air movement in the Eustachian tubes and the ear canal. He would measure the air movement by attaching a manometer, a very large gauge, to the ear canal and the pharynx. He developed an apparatus known as the Politzer bag in 1863 which is a less invasive way to clear the Eustachian tubes. Procedure Politzerization, also known as the Politzer maneuver, is a medical procedure which inserts air in the middle ear while the patient...

Incus Bone
2012-06-29 12:09:21

The incus (anvil) bone is an anvil-shaped small bone in the middle ear. It connects the malleus to the stapes. This bone was first described by Alessandro Achillini of Bologna. This bone also transmits sound vibrations from the malleus to the stapes. The incus bone is only found in mammals. The bone, which is derived from a reptilian upper jaw bone (the quadrate bone), embryologically derives from the first pharyngeal arch along with the rest of the bones of mastication, such as the...

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