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Cape Cod Times
A better idea in focus
Raymond Smith Jr. has been trying for nearly two decades to make the movie industry listen to the needs of the deaf and hard of hearing.
Mon May 20, 2013
Erie Times News
Erie clinic offers discounted hearing aids
If health insurance doesn't cover the device's cost, a person can pay more than $2,000 for a popular model.
New study finds blind people have the potential to use their 'inner bat' to locate objects
New research from the University of Southampton has shown that blind and visually impaired people have the potential to use echolocation, similar to that used by bats and dolphins, to determine the location of an object.
Sun May 19, 2013
Sat May 18, 2013
50-year-old Parkland grad: 'Don't let anything get in your way'
Standing in front of the "A Wing" building at Parkland College in 2009, Paulette Johnson grabbed the door handle, then dropped her hand.
Superchunk Bassist Laura Ballance Won't Tour With Band
Superchunk are releasing a new album I Hate Music this August, but bassist and founding member Laura Ballance won't be joining them on the road to promote it.
Fri May 17, 2013
The Daily WTF
Error'd: Screw You Oracle Interceptor
"I work for an IT department in a large department store and while scanning through some old code, I ran upon this gem," writes Steve C. , "I can't say that I disagree!" Evi Vanoost wrote, "Wells Fargo needs to make up it's mind.
The Mountaineer Publishing Company
"Free" Hearing Screening
The North Carolina Dvision of Services for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing will be giving "FREE" hearing screenings today from 9 am to 4 pm.
The Miami Herald
Hearing clinic opens house Tuesday-Thursday for audio tests
The Hearing and Speech Center of Florida is be offering free hearing screenings and consultations with an audiologist during an open house May 21-24. As the third leading chronic disability, hearing loss affects 10 percent of children and 50 percent of the elderly population.
Cellphone use may reveal your dominant brain
New research suggests the dominant side of your brain may make the call on which ear you choose to use while talking on your cellphone.
Rubella fears after measles epidemic
Health officials have warned that action is needed to prevent a rubella outbreak, which can be particularly dangerous to pregnant women.
The Montgomery Advertiser
Maxwell medics return from supporting New Horizons
Eight members of the 42nd Medical Group returned recently from Belize after supporting a 14-day medical readiness training exercise called New Horizons.
Mother's brain tumour dilemma
DECISION: Derrie Tuston has the rare life-changing condition neurofibromatosis type two, which causes nervous system tumours in the brain and spine.
Thu May 16, 2013
UC researches hearing and speaking of ageing population
At the end of 2011, Statistics New Zealand indicated 13 percent of the population were older than 65, and predicted that, in the next 20 years, the figure would increase to more than 20 percent.
Athens Oconee Audiology Shares News on Regal Cinemas' Closed-Captioning Glasses for the Deaf
A Watkinsville medical equipment business that specializes in hearing and hearing devices shared news on its Facebook page Wednesday afternoon that Regal Cinemas plans to begin offering closed-captioned glasses.
IPods, exercise and hearing loss, a growing concern
Years ago when the writer made a decision to improve his health through exercise, he felt that music could be one way to help motivate him more.
Hays Daily News
Woods earns doctorate
Whitney Woods of Norman, Okla., received a doctorate of audiology from the College of Allied Health at the University of Oklahoma.
Losing our processors or hearing aids
When we rely on some sort of device to hear it can be devastating if we lose or damage one.
Wed May 15, 2013
Surgeon's top award
A CONSULTANT at the Great Western Hospital and his anaesthetist colleagues have been awarded a prestigious award for their charity work in Nepal.
Lifetime Hearing Care
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