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.
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.
Researchers have identified a gene involved in development of outer hair cells in the inner ear, leading to new hope for a cure for hereditary hearing loss.
The Hear the World Foundation has been involved in campaigns for better hearing all over the world for more than five years.
Starkey Laboratories changes it's name to Starkey Hearing Technologies.
While the average lifespan of hearing aids can be as long as five years, sometimes replacement is required sooner due to changes in hearing levels or changes in hearing aid technology.
Kirsty Swain encourages those with hearing difficulties to follow their dreams.
Despite the increase in noise-induced hearing loss in teenagers, a recent poll reveals most parents do not believe their children are at risk for hearing damage and have not spoken with them about it.