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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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Desjardins studies hearing aids, impact on brain function

Posted: Wednesday, January 27, 2016 10:33 am | Updated: 10:35 am, Wed Jan 27, 2016. Desjardins studies hearing aids, impact on brain function El Paso Inc. staff El Paso Inc. | 0 comments Jamie Desjardins, Ph.D., assistant professor in the speech-language … Continue reading

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At long last, UT-Dallas to begin clinical studies meant to quiet the ringing …

Tinnitus from UT Dallas on Vimeo. Three years ago, researchers at the University of Texas at Dallas strongly hinted that they’d found a way to quiet the roar known as tinnitus, that unceasing high-pitched whine many of us hear even … Continue reading

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Additional Studies Link Cause of Hearing Loss to Diabetes

Study: Diabetes Affects Hearing Loss, Especially in Women DETROIT – Having diabetes may cause women to experience a greater degree of hearing loss as they age, especially if the metabolic disorder is not well controlled with medication, according to a … Continue reading

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Studies Show Men are Affected by Hearing Loss More than Women

The next time your husband says he didn’t hear you when you called his name, take heart. He may be telling the truth. Studies indicate that men are twice as likely to develop hearing loss than women, especially those between … Continue reading

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Two Studies on Children with Cochlear Implants

Susan Nittrouer, PhD, professor and director of research at Ohio State University’s Wexner Medical Center’s Department of Otolaryngology, has recently published two  articles studying literacy and children with cochlear implants. Both papers are based on a decade-long study that has … Continue reading

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