Healthy Hearing provides tips for finding an audiology or hearing aid center best suited to fit your individual needs.
Sensorineural hearing loss affects the cochlea or the hearing nerve. It has many causes, but typically hearing aids are the only treatment option.
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.
In most cases, two hearing aids are better than one. Of course, there are occasionally exceptions to this rule.
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.
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.
Sainte-Justine University Hospital Centre practices revolutionary new surgery to help repair perforated or ruptured eardrums.
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.
Cochlear Americas announces the first rehabilitation App developed by an implantable hearing solutions manufacturer – the Cochlear HOPE Words App.
Starkey Hearing Technologies announces three new custom wireless styles.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Though the cause is often unknown, sudden hearing loss can be a result of viral infections, inner ear trauma, and other factors.
Untreated hearing loss in patients with Alzheimer's Disease can cause an added strain on patients and their caregivers. In many cases, hearing aids can benefit people with Alzheimer's.