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2014-08-25 23:12:02

Dr. Jennifer Hartze, of Missoula, MT, demonstrates her commitment to achieving and maintaining high professional standards by becoming ABA Board Certified in Audiology. Reston, VA (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 The American Board of Audiology (ABA) today announced that Jennifer Hartze, AuD, of Missoula, MT, is now Board Certified in Audiology®. This certification demonstrates Dr. Hartze’s commitment to professional excellence in audiology. The ABA identifies and formally recognizes...

2014-08-24 23:02:53

Dr. Peter Marincovich of Audiology Associates discusses the latest therapies that make it possible for people suffering from balance issues to return to a more active lifestyle. Santa Rosa, CA (PRWEB) August 24, 2014 Although almost everyone experiences dizziness at some point in their lives, the risk of developing debilitating balance problems increases as we get older. Vestibular (inner ear problems) are a frequent cause of balance issues that can leave a person feeling unsteady and...

2014-08-18 23:10:10

Dr. Feeney, of Columbus, OH, shows dedication and commitment to field of audiology through ABA certification. Reston, Va (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 The American Board of Audiology (ABA) today announced that Laura Feeney, AuD, of OSU Hearing Professionals in Columbus, OH, is now Board Certified in Audiology®. This certification demonstrates Dr. Feeney’s commitment to professional excellence in audiology. The ABA identifies and formally recognizes audiologists whose knowledge base is...

2014-08-14 08:28:59

New Roger Focus helps children with unilateral hearing loss, autism spectrum disorder or auditory processing disorder pay attention - and realize their full potential STAEFA, Switzerland, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --The capability to focus on auditory stimuli is one of the key components of a child's learning and development(1). Children with unilateral hearing loss, autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or auditory processing disorders often struggle to clearly hear and focus on the voices of...

2014-08-13 23:11:03

Tinnitus Company Extends Special Pricing, Support on Devices to Help Ringing in the Ears Westminster, CO (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 Neuromonics, Inc., manufacturer and distributor of clinically proven tinnitus treatment devices, has signed a new reseller agreement with Elite Hearing Network. Elite will offer special pricing, marketing, training and other support for all Neuromonics products to its network of 800 clinicians through the agreement. Elite provides business support services to...

2014-08-12 23:01:39

Audibel Hearing Center offers new mobile apps to help patients use new hearing aids. Gainesville, FL (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 It appears as if every business has an app to support the customer shopping experience, but not many offer apps to help customers after a product is purchased. Audibel Hearing Center presently offers several apps aimed at helping patients understand hearing loss and ensuring they get the most out of their hearing aids. Read on to learn about the new apps provided by...

2014-08-12 16:25:41

SAN MATEO, Calif., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two recently published peer-reviewed studies suggest that the non-surgical SoundBite(TM) Hearing System can offer benefits over surgical, osseointegrated Bone-Anchored Hearing Implants (BAHI) for single-sided deafness patients. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140812/135522 Published in the International Journal of Audiology, the first study by Moore et al., "Preliminary Comparison of Bone-Anchored Hearing Instruments and a...

2014-08-12 08:29:56

A long sought breakthrough for people with hearing loss STAEFA, Switzerland, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a newly published paper in the American Journal of Audiology, Linda Thibodeau, PhD, a professor at the University of Texas at Dallas describes her findings of a new technology which allows people with hearing loss to hear and understand speech better than those with normal hearing. The finding is evident in cases where conditions are most challenging for people with hearing loss: in...

2014-08-11 23:07:32

Dr. Mercer, of Mill Creek, WA, demonstrates expertise in Audiology and dedication to the field by holding ABA certification. Reston, Va (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 The American Board of Audiology (ABA) is pleased to announce that Loraine Gee Mercer, AuD, of Mill Creek, WA, is now Board Certified in Audiology®. This certification demonstrates Dr. Mercer’s commitment to professional excellence in audiology. The ABA identifies and formally recognizes audiologists whose knowledge base is...

2014-08-11 20:25:01

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- If the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) adopts a new rule proposed in July, people with certain types of hearing loss will no longer be able to secure Medicare coverage for certain types of hearing prosthetics that have been covered since 2006. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130531/LA23942 The problem stems from a proposed rule being considered by CMS that would reclassify osseointegrated hearing implants, such...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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