Monthly Archives: April 2015

Researchers identify brain network responsible for tinnitus

This is a 3-D image of the left brain hemisphere of a patient with tinnitus (right) and the part of that hemisphere containing primary auditory cortex (left). Black dots indicate all the sites recorded from. Colored circles indicate electrodes at … Continue reading

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Tinnitus Leave A Familiar Ringing In Your Ears? Now Researchers Know Why It …

prevnext Tinnitus affects one in five Americans. Researchers now know why the phantom ringing-ear condition is so hard to treat after conducting invasive brain scans. The drawing is from Alvin Davison’s “The Human Body and Health.” of 2(Photo : Sue … Continue reading

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Van den Bergh to Helm Clarity

Jamie van den Bergh, president, Clarity. Clarity, a division of Plantronics based in Chattanooga, Tenn, announced that Jamie van den Bergh, a telecommunications industry veteran with nearly 30 years of experience, has been selected as the company’s new president. He … Continue reading

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Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act Approved by Congress

The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (HR 2) was overwhelmingly approved on a 92-8 vote in the US Senate on Tuesday, April 14. HR 2, which passed the House of Representatives on March 26, permanently repeals the Medicare Sustainable … Continue reading

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How War Veterans Quietly Manage Tinnitus

STOCKHOLM, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ – World Veterans Federation supports breakthrough clinically proven and EU approved technology for tinnitus relief     TINNITUS, a debilitating “ringing in the ears”, has become the No. 1 service- connected disability among veterans, surpassing … Continue reading

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Hearing aids donated

Hearing aids donated Miracle-Ear hearing specialist Amy Dunmyer and hearing aid recipient Kelsey Grove. Submitted photo Posted: Friday, April 17, 2015 10:30 pm Hearing aids donated 0 comments Hearing aids donated Miracle-Ear of Somerset partnered with the Miracle-Ear Foundation to provide … Continue reading

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Farewell old friend – we’ll miss you (if not the tinnitus)

If they’ve put up a special museum exhibit all about you, it probably means you’re old now. I wonder if that’s how the late, great Nelson Mandela felt, travelling the globe and seeing tribute after tribute to him and his … Continue reading

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