In most cases, two hearing aids are better than one. Of course, there are occasionally exceptions to this rule.
Yale scientists make breakthrough in study of hereditary deafness and possibly other hearing disorders. Research into mitochondria deformities continues.
John Hopkins study reveals more than 20 million people are suffering from untreated hearing loss. Experts believe a large part of this is due to the associated costs of hearing aids and lack of insurance coverage.
The Chicago Hearing Society has been providing hearing aid assistance to individuals and families affected by hearing loss and impairment in the state of Illinois for more than 30 years. The organization also assists in hearing tests, sign language and financial assistance programs.
New research indicates cochlear implants might be an effective form of treatment for organ transplant patients suffering from hearing loss.
Google Doodle transformed its logo into a sound wave in honor of Heinrich Hertz's birthday. Hertz is known as the pioneer in electromagnetic wave research, which has drastically altered the way we understand hearing, hearing loss and modern-day hearing aids.
Newly-launched EarCommunity.com provides resource and support for families and individuals suffering from Microtia and Aural Atresia.
Parental involvement is very important when it comes to successful hearing aid fittings for children.
Study finds inflammation of the cochlea is linked to hearing loss in people with NOMID.
Sainte-Justine University Hospital Centre practices revolutionary new surgery to help repair perforated or ruptured eardrums.
Unitron gets high marks from employees for corporate and social responsibility.
The American Tinnitus Association will hold the second annual "Walk to Silence Tinnitus" in Scottsdale, Arizona. This 5K will raise funds to help research tinnitus, which is commonly referred to as "ringing in the ears."
The Georgia Lions Lighthouse Foundation provides affordable digital hearing aids and hearing screenings to low-income residents. Assistance also is provided for hearing aids for seniors.
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will launch hotline TSA Cares to assist travelers with disabilities for information regarding airport screening policies.
Cochlear Americas announces the first rehabilitation App developed by an implantable hearing solutions manufacturer – the Cochlear HOPE Words App.
House Research Institute provides five tips to keep your hearing healthy in 2012, particularly those in the music industry
Starkey Hearing Technologies announces three new custom wireless styles.
Phone applications provide people suffering from hearing impairment and loss on-the-go captioning services with in-call and movie options.
Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit conducts study finding link between diabetes and hearing loss in women.
Thinking about buying hearing aids, but not sure where to start? Seek professional advice in order to determine your level of hearing impairment and to be fitted with proper aids.
Study shows children see increase in quality of life after receiving bilateral cochlear implants
Study shows low cochlear implant failure, re-implantation rate in children.
Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital to conduct first FDA-approved sensorineural hearing loss treatment using stem cells.
Oticon collaborates with American Heart Association to promote heart and hearing health awareness campaign.
Whether or not a used hearing aid will work for another individual is dependent on several factors, including the type of hearing aid and the hearing loss and listening needs of the wearer.