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2014-07-29 23:01:06

DailyGossip.org publishes a review to the Tinnitus Miracle program. This effective new treatment developed by Thomas Coleman, promises to help patients get rid of tinnitus permanently, in a natural manner. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Daily Gossip reveals in its review that the Tinnitus Miracle program is a 5 step holistic system that will permanently eliminate all the symptoms associated to this condition. According to Thomas Coleman his natural treatment will banish symptoms...

2014-07-24 12:27:48

Latest findings confirm natural pine bark extract significantly improves inner-ear-related ailments suffered by more than 50 million Americans including vertigo, hearing loss and unsteady gait HOBOKEN, N.J., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study published in the June issue of the Minerva Medica found that supplementation with Pycnogenol(®) (pic-noj-en-all), a natural antioxidant plant extract from French maritime pine tree bark, significantly improves inner-ear blood flow, making it a...

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2014-07-24 02:00:27

Jason Bardi, AIP Publishing LLC Even within a phylum so full of mean little creatures, the yellow-colored Ormia ochracea fly is distinguished among other arthropods for its cruelty -- at least to crickets. Native to the southeastern U.S. states and Central America, the fly is a most predatory sort of parasite. It swoops onto the back of a singing male cricket, deposits a smear of larvae, and leaves its wicked brood to invade, kill and consume the cricket from inside out. None of this...

2014-07-23 23:16:02

Aaron Marshall chosen to lead The Hearing and Speech Agency after serving three years on Board of Directors. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Aaron Marshall, Corporate Counsel at Northrop Grumman, will serve as Board President at The Hearing and Speech Agency for the 2014-2015 fiscal year. He joined the Board of Directors in 2011. Of his appointment, Marshall states, "“Serving on the HASA board has given me a broader, deeper perspective about how others are living and helps me...

2014-07-23 23:09:20

The HearStrong team, including several hearing healthcare providers affiliated with EarQ, HearStrong’s main sponsor, offered free hearing screenings and discussed the importance of maintaining hearing health to members of the local community, including children. Syracuse, NY (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 On July 19 and 20, the HearStrong Foundation promoted hearing health awareness at the NBC 4 New York and New York Giants Health & Fitness Expo 2014 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford,...

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...

2014-07-21 23:05:42

The American Board of Audiology congratulates four audiologists who recently earned specialty certification in Pediatric Audiology. Reston, VA (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 The American Board of Audiology® (ABA) is pleased to announce that a new group of audiologists has successfully passed the Pediatric Audiology Specialty Certification (PASC®) exam and is now part of the elite group of audiologists who hold the credential. The PASC recognizes audiologists who have acquired specialized...

2014-07-16 23:09:15

Stop Tinnitus Forever is a new program which provides users with a natural and effective treatment plan which they can use for curing their tinnitus. A full review of Stop Tinnitus Forever on the site Vinamy.com indicates whether this program is worth buying or not. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 It can be easy for people to minimize hearing problems as “just” hearing problems. However, the truth is far from convenient: even though many hearing-impaired sufferers can actually...

2014-07-16 23:08:47

ATA has announced $110,000 in total grant funding for three tinnitus research projects, including several studies that may ultimately lead to new treatments for tinnitus. Portland, OR (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 The American Tinnitus Association (ATA,) the world’s leading nonprofit membership organization for tinnitus patients and their supporters, is pleased to announce the recipients of its annual grants for tinnitus research. Each year ATA funds a select group of innovative research...

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...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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