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When Hearing Aid Users Listen To Music, Less Is More, Says CU-Boulder Study

Provided by Laura Snider, University of Colorado at Boulder The type of sound processing that modern hearings aids provide to make speech more understandable for wearers may also make music enjoyment more difficult, according to a new study by...

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2014-09-24 23:07:01

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Audiological Devices markets. Global market for Audiological Devices is forecast to reach US$10.2 billion by 2020, spurred by increasing incidence of hearing loss, aging population, technology advancements, and robust demand from emerging economies. San Jose, California (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Demand for audiological devices is intrinsically linked to the alarming rise in prevalence of mild to...

2014-09-18 23:04:23

DeepResearchReports.com adds “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Hearing Aid Industry” report to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 This is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Hearing Aid industry in Global and China. The report provides a basic overview of the industry, including definitions, applications and industry chain structure. Global market analysis and Chinese domestic market analysis are provided with a focus on history,...

2014-07-31 16:29:16

SAN MATEO, Calif., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published a proposal that would limit treatment options for patients with single-sided deafness. The proposal, if finalized, would continue non-coverage of the SoundBite Hearing System and withdraw Medicare coverage for Bone Anchored Hearing Aids (BAHA). If the proposal is implemented, Medicare would not cover any prosthetic treatment option for unilateral deafness,...

2014-07-30 23:05:02

Market Size - $4,369.3 mn in 2013, Market Growth – CAGR of 3.2%, Market Trends – Rapidly growing adoption rates of 100% digital hearing aid technology. View full report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/hearing-aids-market. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 The global market for hearing aids is expected to reach USD 5,440.5 million by 2020, growing at an estimated CAGR of 3.2% from 2014 to 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research,...

2014-07-22 08:31:27

Life changing hearing solution may become unavailable for those in need; the public is encouraged to take action to support continued coverage of the Baha Implant System CENTENNIAL, Colo., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cochlear Limited (ASX: COH), the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, announced today that it is advocating against a newly proposed Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) rule that would change the classification of the Cochlear(TM) Baha® Implant System...

2014-07-09 23:01:05

The new campaign promotes doubling functionality of hearing aids. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 The Center for Audiology is proud to promote hearing loops as its preferred assistive listening system of choice, with their new “Houston: Get in the Hearing Loop!” campaign. They encourage Houstonians with hearing loss and/or other interested parties to join in the grassroots effort to lobby public facilities around Houston to install hearing loops.     With...

2014-06-30 23:15:26

Julie Beall-McKelvey Supports Better Hearing at Miracle-Ear Foundation Fundraising Auction Camp Hill, PA (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Julie Beall-McKelvey, Miracle-Ear franchise owner from Camp Hill, PA, attended the Miracle-Ear annual convention in Dallas, TX last week. The convention consisted of workshops, keynote speakers, and networking events; most notably closing Saturday night with a record breaking auction. In partnership with the Miracle-Ear Foundation, a Minneapolis based non-profit,...

2014-06-23 23:04:35

Miracle-Ear Franchisees Support Giving the Gift of Sound at Fundraising Auction Plymouth, MN (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Miracle-Ear, a nationwide hearing solution franchise organization, hosted over 200 franchisees and business partners in Dallas, TX for their annual convention last week. The convention consisted of workshops, keynote speakers, and networking events; most notably closing Saturday night with a record breaking auction. In partnership with the Miracle-Ear Foundation, a...

2014-06-16 23:01:25

What’s New: A Bionic Future for Hearing Aids Houston, TX (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 The Center for Audiology welcomes hearing aid users to the future. Hearing aids have taken a significant step forward with new “made for iPhone hearing aids.” Through an iPhone app, a user can now control hearing aid features such as independent right and left volume, directional microphones, and also adjust bass/treble balance. While many hearing aids do many of these functions automatically, the made...

2014-06-09 12:29:38

American Quality, Reliability and Flexibility from the Hearing Loop Specialist HOLLAND, Mich., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Contacta Inc. has today announced the HLD large area hearing loop product platform will be manufactured in the USA. Designed and developed in collaboration with Contacta's leading hearing loop installation specialists, this major investment in OEM product satisfies the requirements of this growing segment within the commercial, public, leisure and recreational markets....


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