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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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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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People with Hearing Loss Have Better Memory and Speech Functions with Hearing Aids

Aliso Canyon Gas well blowout Is Largest Methane Leak in U.S. History 1 day ago, 11:11am CST Article source: http://www.i4u.com/2016/02/106313/people-hearing-loss-have-better-memory-and-speech-functions-hearing-aids Hearing Aid NewsHearing Aid News | Hearing Aid News

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Hearing aids improve brain function in people with hearing loss – News

A recent study by Jamie Desjardins, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the speech-language pathology program at The University of Texas at El Paso, found that hearing aids improve brain function in persons with hearing loss. Hearing loss, if left untreated, … Continue reading

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Hearing Loss From Years as a Musician Can Actually Change Your Brain

What do Barbra Streisand, Ozzy Osbourne and Will.i.am have in common? Yes, they’re famous musicians — but they also process sound differently from most of us. That’s the latest finding of a study that examines people with mild to moderate tinnitus, … Continue reading

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Hearing Loss in Portland | Be part of the conversation

Enjoy the Pacific Northwest’s beauty in Portland, a city known for an extensive park system, award winning mass transit system, and short city blocks punctuated with public art and old fashioned statuary, fountains, bridges and parks. Although you don’t need … Continue reading

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