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2012-08-28 23:02:35

Speak Up About Hearing Loss is ASHA´s broadcast public service announcement (PSA) campaign urging families to break through the silence and openly discuss untreated hearing loss among older family members. Potomac, MD (PRWEB) August 27, 2012 Do you suspect an older family member has trouble hearing? With 99 million U.S. adults over 50 having untreated hearing loss, chances are you do. Almost half the respondents in an AARP/American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) National...

2012-08-28 23:01:10

"AZ Furnace" Encourages Entrepreneurs to Find and Commercialize Promising Innovations Originating in State's Universities and Research Institutions Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) August 27, 2012 The Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA), and BioAccel announce their collaboration with AZ Furnace, Arizona's first-of-its-kind statewide business accelerator program that encourages entrepreneurs from across the country to find and commercialize innovations developed within the state's universities and...

2012-08-07 23:03:32

Vantage Realized in the final five for top honor by Entrepreneur Magazine. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) August 07, 2012 Vantage Realized, an ASU student-led startup, has been named a top five finalist in the College Entrepreneur of the Year competition run in the U.S. by Entrepreneur Magazine. ASU isn´t new to this honor. In the 2011 competition, three of the top five finalists were ASU student startups, with ASU startup G3Box ultimately winning College Entrepreneur of 2011. College...

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...

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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.