Monthly Archives: May 2015

Hospital trust signs up to tinnitus charity

John Anyon 30/01/15 05158096 Worcestershire Royal Hospital (17371974) First published in by Ian Craig HOSPITAL bosses in Worcestershire have thrown their support behind a charity raising awareness of tinnitus and supporting those affected by the condition. Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS … Continue reading

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Call for Nominations for 2015 Oticon Focus on People Awards

Oticon Inc, Somerset, NJ, has announced the company is seeking outstanding individuals with hearing loss for the 2015 Oticon Focus on People Awards. Now in its 17th year, the national awards program celebrates students, adults and advocacy volunteers with any … Continue reading

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Victorian Hearing apologises for ‘Hearing aids can be ugly’ campaign following …

Victorian Hearing has apologised for an ad which described hearing aids as “ugly” along with an image in which the hearing device was replaced with a prawn, after being accused of deaf shaming. The campaign, which was taken offline over the … Continue reading

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Blog: NYPD Settles Suit by Lifting Ban on Cops Using Hearing Aids

Blog Page | June 2015 Hearing Review The following is from David Kirkwood’s March 18, 2015 blog at his Hearing News Watch column at HearingHealthMatters.org. By David H. Kirkwood Two veteran New York Police Department (NYPD) officers’ 5-year legal battle to … Continue reading

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Blog: NYPD Settles Suit by Lifting Ban on Cops Using Hearing Aids

Blog Page | June 2015 Hearing Review The following is from David Kirkwood’s March 18, 2015 blog at his Hearing News Watch column at HearingHealthMatters.org. By David H. Kirkwood Two veteran New York Police Department (NYPD) officers’ 5-year legal battle to … Continue reading

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Ringing ears light up the brain’s emotion center

University at Buffalo rightOriginal Study Posted by Bert Gambini-Buffalo on May 14, 2015 You are free to share this article under the Attribution 4.0 International license. People with tinnitus “hear” ringing, buzzing, or hissing in their ears much like an … Continue reading

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Breakthrough in tinnitus research could lead to testable model

Research by Richard Salvi and colleagues in China and Canada may provide insights into how tinnitus may develop and be sustained. Tinnitus is the most common service-related disability for veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan. Often described as a ringing … Continue reading

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