More than 26 million Americans are living with some type of hearing loss, but only 14 percent of them wear hearing aids.
New app available for the iPad allows individuals with hearing loss or deafness to learn complex music theory.
Online communities for deaf and hearing-impaired individuals offer a place for advice, romance, news on the latest technology and a chance to voice opinions on matters.
Studies show Oticon Medical’s Ponto Bone Anchored Hearing Implant System proves successful.
New Healthy Hearing Clinic Reviews offer unbiased evaluations of hearing clinics written by real-life patients.
Individuals impacted by hearing loss while on the job can look into vocational rehabilitation programs for help covering costs of hearing aids.
The Oticon Get hearing aid is an effective solution for the cost-conscious individual who wants the benefits of fundamental hearing aid technology.
There are several new phone apps in the market to help deaf and hard-of-hearing individuals to communicate with friends and family in real time.
Healthy Hearing provides tips for finding an audiology or hearing aid center best suited to fit your individual needs.
Healthy Hearing releases five free guides to provide individuals with more information on hearing loss.This guide focuses on hearing loss and treatment options.
Johns Hopkins study suggests hearing loss may increase risk of falls by threefold. Elderly people suffering from hearing loss especially affected.
Henry Ford Hospital conducts study involving what effects right and left brain have on how people hear and their cell phone preferences.
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.
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.
Study shows low cochlear implant failure, re-implantation rate in children.
Kirsty Swain encourages those with hearing difficulties to follow their dreams.
Each year, the Sight and Hearing Association publishes a list of noisy toys, which emit sound levels in excess of 120 dB. Learn more about how to protect your children.
We have reviewed the best phone apps designed to check for signs of hearing loss. This review discusses several that are currently available for iPhone and Android.
With a mission to promote and protect the health and well-being of children around the world, Variety the Children's Charity aims to impact the lives of children and their families, to ultimately make the world a better place. Children with hearing loss can turn to Variety for financial help with hearing aids.
Oticon’s ConnectLine Solution series includes the Streamer, TV Adaptor, Microphone and Phone Adaptor, working together with hearing aids to connect individuals to a variety of electronic and entertainment technology.
Let Them Hear Foundation is an organization that provides financial help for people who cannot afford hearing aids, cochlear implants, or other hearing services. The Foundation also supports research, education for professionals, and public awareness about hearing loss and its impacts on quality of life.
The Gift of Hearing Foundation (GOHF) is dedicated to increasing access to cochlear implants. In some cases, the GOHF is able to provide financial help for cochlear implants to patients when no other option exists.
Noise induced hearing loss is preventable by simply wearing hearing protection. You may not notice immediate damage; but remember that exposure is cumulative through the years - so start protecting your hearing now.