Tag Archives: Hearing

Top five myths about hearing loss

Hearing health has come a long way in the last 10 years, yet there are still a lot of misconceptions about hearing loss. Do you think hearing loss only affects the elderly? Or maybe you believe your primary care physician … Continue reading

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Sensaphonics introduces EARbags Hearing Protection

They may look funny, but Sensaphonics EARbags™ deploy automatically to provide serious protection for a musician’s ears when sound levels suddenly spike. Chicago-based Sensaphonics has introduced a new way for musicians and others to make in-ear monitoring safer with the … Continue reading

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Lions collecting used eye glasses, hearing aids

Drop-off locations are: Super Saver 27th and Cornhusker; Super Saver 56th and Hwy 2; Hy-Vee stores at 84th and Holdrege, 50th and O streets, 70th and Pioneers Blvd., and 40th and Old Cheney (Williamsburg); Super Target at 40th and Grangier … Continue reading

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Self-referral for hearing assessments and hearing aids to launch in April

From 1 April 2016 people aged over 50 who develop a hearing problem will be able to refer themselves to the Audiology Service at Noble’s Hospital. Until now anyone with a hearing problem has had to first make an appointment … Continue reading

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Are your hearing aids ready for fun in the sun?

Keep your hearing aids protected  while you’re having fun in the sun! It’s that time of year again, the time when many of us head to warmer climates to wait out the last dregs of winter and escape the March … Continue reading

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NIH Grants $9M for Studies in Age-Related Hearing Loss

Researchers in the University of South Florida’s Global Center for Hearing and Speech Research (GCHSR), a research center for age-related hearing loss, have received a 5-year, $ 9 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study two … Continue reading

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Hearing loss a common health condition

Molly Yatso Butz(Photo: file) Hearing loss is among the most common health conditions. It is estimated that one of every 10 Americans report hearing loss. For many aging adults, hearing loss is one of the most common health conditions after … Continue reading

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