Latest Noise-induced hearing loss Stories

2010-05-17 08:50:00

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., May 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- May is Better Hearing Month, but millions of Americans are continuing to needlessly risk losing their hearing each day, warns audiologist Dr.

2010-05-03 13:34:58

An in vivo study shows for the first time that there is a stress-response system within the cochlea that mirrors the signaling pathways of the body's fight or flight response.

2010-03-25 10:20:00

NEW ORLEANS, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorneys with Baron & Budd, P.C. and the Mumphrey Law Firm, LLC, have announced a judgment in favor of a group of former Murphy Oil Corp. employees who suffered noise-induced hearing loss from decades of work at Murphy Oil.

2010-03-23 11:50:00

SMITHFIELD, R.I., March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Howard Leight® is offering employers and workers free samples of its new Pilot(TM) push-in ear plugs for occupational hearing protection.

2010-03-15 12:20:00

SMITHFIELD, R.I., March 15 /PRNewswire/ -- A series of free seminars scheduled for Phoenix, Reno, Salt Lake City, and Denver in May are set to help employers improve hearing conservation efforts and prevent noise-induced hearing loss among their workers.

2010-02-23 10:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In celebration of Better Hearing and Speech Month in May, Deafness Research Foundation (DRF) announces a drawing contest for children and tweens ages 5-7 and 8-12, and teenagers age 13-18.

2010-01-28 10:34:59

A type of antibiotic that can cause hearing loss in people has been found to paradoxically protect the ears when given in extended low doses in very young mice.

2009-12-31 06:25:00

A federal appeals court on Wednesday rejected a class-action lawsuit alleging that Apple Inc should be help accountable for hearing loss from using its iPod music player.

2009-12-15 09:49:00

SMITHFIELD, R.I., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Mergers and acquisitions are commonplace today.

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