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2014-06-26 23:13:44

Harmony Hearing Centers of America wants all Orlando residents to have a safe Fourth of July fireworks experience by bringing earplugs or ear muffs for every member of the family. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 It only take a few simple actions to guard against lifelong hearing damage from fireworks. That's the message Harmony Hearing Centers of America wants to get out before families head off to enjoy Fourth of July fireworks displays. We all know that fireworks are loud, but...

2014-06-26 23:13:33

Beltone of the Tri-Cities reminds families to be safe when enjoying Fourth of July fireworks by packing ear protection for each family member and remaining a safe distance away. Kingsport, TN (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 As your family gets ready to enjoy fireworks next week on July 4th, Beltone of the Tri-Cities would like to remind everyone that it only takes a few simple actions to prevent lifelong hearing problems. All those 'rockets bursting in air' can generate sounds in the range...

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...

2014-06-04 08:31:06

LONDON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Emerging Asia-Pacific Hearing Aids and Audiology Devices Markethttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_devices/emerging_asia_pacific_hearing_aids_audiology_devices_market.html The emerging Asia-Pacific markets for hearing aids and audiology devices were valued at over $852 million in 2012.The total market for hearing devices comprised the wholesale and retail markets for hearing...

2014-06-04 08:30:58

LONDON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Asia-Pacific Hearing Aids and Audiology Devices Markethttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_devices/asia_pacific_hearing_aids_audiology_devices_market.html In 2012, the Asia-Pacific market for hearing devices was valued at close to $2.3 billion.The Asia-Pacific market for hearing devices was valued at close to $2.3 billion in 2012 and is expected to experience consistent...

2014-05-30 23:10:58

The website nationalhearingtest.org is now available for phone-based preliminary hearing tests. For follow-up care on screening scores that fall outside of the normal range, test takers should schedule a complete hearing assessment with a local audiologist. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 The National Hearing Test, a functional hearing test given by telephone and developed with National Institute of Health (NIH) funding, is a wonderful start in diagnosing hearing loss unilaterally or...

2014-05-29 23:13:47

The website nationalhearingtest.org is now available for telephone-based preliminary hearing screenings. For follow-up care on scores that fall outside the normal range, test takers should schedule a complete hearing assessment with a local hearing specialist. Fresno, CA (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 The NIH-funded, phone-based National Hearing Test makes it fast and simple for any person to get an initial hearing test to identify functional hearing loss in one or both ears. Even so, it's...

2014-05-29 23:12:49

The website nationalhearingtest.org is now offering telephone-based initial hearing screenings. The audiologists at Dodero Hearing Center are available to help individuals who receive a score outside of the normal range and need a comprehensive, in-person hearing test. Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 As a first step in diagnosing hearing loss, the National Hearing Test is a wonderful option. Developed with National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding, it provides a telephone-based...

2014-05-28 23:19:11

Major industry study shows hearing aids like those sold by MDHearingAid, Inc. provide consumers with better value and reliability than aids dispensed through traditional channels. Chicago, Ill (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Hearing loss affects 36 million people in the US. Surprisingly, 4 out of 5 people whose hearing could be improved by using hearing aids go untreated.     The high cost of hearing aids has discouraged consumers for years. Consumer Reports Magazine reports...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.