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2011-08-10 14:25:00

JACKSON HEIGHTS, N.Y., Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Matt Lauer's story about adult hearing loss on the "TODAY Show" this morning highlighted a critical health concern that is under-recognized and under-reported, according to the Lexington Hearing & Speech Center. "In submitting to a hearing test on the air, Mr. Lauer performed a genuine public service that helps bring attention to the growing health crisis of hearing loss in adults under 65," said Adele I. Agin, LCSW, Executive...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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