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Monday, January 17th 2011

By stimulating the vagus nerve, researchers have discovered a way to essentially retrain the brain to ignore the nerve signals that simulate ringing in the ears, or tinnitus.

Friday, January 14th 2011

New brain research on how tinnitus is perceived may lead to better understanding of its causes as well as better treatment options in the future.

Friday, January 14th 2011

A new study will investigate whether hybrid cochlear implants will help individuals with high-frequency hearing loss.

Monday, January 10th 2011

Living with a loved one who has hearing loss is frustrating, but you can do something about it for you and that special someone with some simple suggestions.

Thursday, January 6th 2011

Regardless of gender and the number of cigarettes smoked per day, nicotine seems to cause a reduction in the blood supply to the smokers' cochlea, thereby affecting hearing.

Tuesday, January 4th 2011

Scientists have identified a protein responsible for protecting the ear from age related hearing loss and could provide a new target for anti-aging drug therapies.

Monday, January 3rd 2011

GUMC neuroscientists have found neurons in the brains of bats that seem to shush other neurons when relevant communications sounds come in and is a process that may be working in humans as well.

Monday, January 3rd 2011

The late Leslie Nielsen was not only a talented actor, but also a dedicated advocate of hearing health making numerous media appearances on behalf of BHI to educate people on aspects of hearing loss and it's impact on the quality of life.

Monday, December 27th 2010

A new AT&T app allows deaf and hard of hearing users to make video relay service calls with iPhone 4 communicating through a certified ASL interpreter.

Thursday, December 23rd 2010

The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association is reminding the public about the potential risks of hearing damage and a negative impact on communication development that can happen from the misuse or overuse of various types of devices.

Wednesday, December 22nd 2010

A new study shows that our brains are wired so we can better hear ourselves speak. The findings may be helpful in better understanding some aspects of auditory hallucinations, such as those experienced by people who suffer from schizophrenia.

Tuesday, December 21st 2010

Tinnitus, what many think of as ringing in the ears, is the perception of sound without any real acoustic stimulation. Sound masking therapy, a common component of tinnitus treatment, is of uncertain benefit when used on its own, a new evidence review finds.

Monday, December 20th 2010

Research reveals that households with secondhand smoke, children between 12 and 17 are almost twice as likely to have recurrent ear infections as compared to adolescents who live in a smoke-free environment.

Sunday, December 19th 2010

Just like our eyes, our brains are wired to receive sound from both ears. So when your audiologist says that you are experiencing bilateral hearing loss, you may want to consider two hearing aids for these reasons.

Saturday, December 18th 2010

Many studies have shown that hearing loss, especially untreated hearing loss, can have a negative impact on the quality of life; everything from relationships with friends and loved ones, to earning power on the job.

Friday, December 17th 2010

Each year, the Sight and Hearing Association, along with researchers from the University of Minnesota, tests toys and puts out a list of the top ten noisiest toys to help parents combat hearing loss in children.

Thursday, December 16th 2010

The Coalition for Global Hearing Health, a new organization made up of humanitarian hearing health professionals, is raising awareness and looking for solutions to the global hearing loss crisis, and will hold its first conference on June 14 and 15 2010 in Washington D.C.

Wednesday, December 15th 2010

In recognition of Universal Children’s Day November 20, CASLPA highlights the vital role of speech-language pathologists, audiologists and supportive personnel to maximize the communication and hearing potential of children.

Tuesday, December 14th 2010

Diet and good health have been studied for years. However, recent findings associate diet with something new – your ability to hear.

Tuesday, December 14th 2010

University of Northern Colorado faculty member Deanna Meinke earned an award from the Illinois Academy of Audiology recognizing her hearing loss research in the early detection and prevention of noise induced hearing loss among veterans.

Monday, December 13th 2010

Join the conversation and let the FCC and hearing aid manufacturers know your position and thoughts on the Hearing Aid Compatibility Act.

Monday, December 13th 2010

Solar Ear is a low-cost hearing aid that gets a charge from solar-powered batteries and brings hope to hundreds of thousands of hearing impaired people in the developing world.

Sunday, December 12th 2010

To assist consumers in making an educated decision when purchasing hearing aids, the FDA has published a consumer’s guide. In it, experts offer advice on choosing the right type of hearing aids to meet specific kinds of hearing loss.

Friday, December 10th 2010

Following a few simple TSA rules and guidelines can help individuals with hearing aids and hearing loss get through airport security easily and enjoy air travel this holiday season.

Friday, December 10th 2010

Genetic research in Germany and England recently discovered a new class of gene, which when mutated, turns out to be a reason for early hearing loss.

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