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12 min ago | Folio Weekly

Celebrating the Biggest Scoreboards Ever

BIGGEST SCOREBOARDS EVER! FULHAM vs. D.C. UNITED Gather round for the great unveiling of the monolith er the new EverBank Field scoreboards - basically the biggest TVs ever, bigger than anything in Texas, bigger than a million jumbo jets .

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3 hrs ago | Medical Daily

Deaf Toddler's ABI Successful On Second Go Around; 2-Year-Old...

Last year, at 17 months old, Alex Frederick became the youngest-ever recipient of an auditory brainstem implant, a device that would allow the deaf child to hear.

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6 hrs ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk

Pit Bull saves deaf teen from burning house

Pit bulls were listed as one of the most dangerous dogs in America by Animal People .

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10 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

Fly-inspired hearing aids soon

Researchers have now developed a tiny prototype device that mimics a parasitic fly's hearing mechanism and may be useful for a new generation of hypersensitive hearing aids.

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14 hrs ago | Morpeth Herald

Prestigious award to mark Dennis' great commitment

A dedicated volunteer has been honoured for his efforts to support those who are deaf or have hearing loss in parts of Northumberland.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Information Technology

Los Angeles Medical Team Performs California's First Auditory...

A Los Angeles team of scientists and surgeons from Keck Medicine of the University of Southern California , Children's Hospital Los Angeles and Huntington Medical Research Institutes reported that sound registered in the brain of a deaf Canadian boy for the first time after doctors activated a hearing device that had been surgically implanted in ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Surgery, University of Southern California, CPU, Science / Technology, Food and Drug Administration, Otolaryngology

Chemical and Engineering News

Nanomagnets Could Aid Study Of Hearing

When researchers apply an electromagnetic field to tiny hair cells coated with magnetic nanoparticles , the particles vibrate and force the hairs to move.

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WPMT-TV York

Hearing aid fitter shut down in Hanover, New Oxford

Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane announced today that a preliminary injunction has been issued prohibiting Timothy J. Rooney of New Oxford from the sale, fitting or adjustment of hearing aids.

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Related Topix: Medicine, New Oxford, PA, Adams County, PA, York County, PA

Lynn News

Sam returns to King's Lynn hospital

A former student who was so fascinated by his two weeks work experience with the audiology team at Lynn's Queen Elizabeth Hospital that he went on to take a degree in the subject, is back at the QEH - working as a professional audiologist.

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Related Topix: Norfolk County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Medicine

Nottingham Evening Post

Will Brassington: People need to consider hearing aids

Will Brassington, head of audiology at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust - and president of the British Academy of Audiology - says people need to change their views on hearing aids I have recently been involved in writing a House of Lords' commission report on hearing loss which looked at the scale of hearing problems in the UK.

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Los Angeles Times

For a 3-year-old boy, a risky operation may mean a chance to hear

Auguste is 3 years old, a charmer with big blue eyes, long lashes and a playful smile.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

DNA India

New audiology lab for children coming up in Goregaon

Parents have a reason to smile. The New Horizons Child Development Centre , Goregaon is to set up an audiology centre.

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KSL-TV

4. Have You Seen This? Pit bull saves deaf boy ...

A 13-year-old boy escaped a house fire after the family's pit bull alerted the boy to the fire.

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Examiner.com

What are the dangers of hearing loss?

One surprising danger of hearing loss , according to a Johns Hopkins study , is the increased danger of falls.

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Details

The Weird Science of Biohacking

A growing number of amateur scientists are transforming themselves into the closest thing yet to real-life cyborgs.

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Related Topix: Queens, NY, New York, NY, Medicine, Inventions, Wilson, NY

The Wichita Eagle

Beware of changes that affect mind as body as you age

Those of us who live long enough will all go through the same changes. Some of these changes have become standard cliched jokes about aging, especially where vision and hearing are concerned.

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Reuters

Swiss hearing loss firm to raise up to $95 million in Us Ipo

The Zug-based company is offering 6.9 million new shares, as well as an overallotment option of 1.035 million shares, at an estimated price of between $10 to $12 per share, netting it up to $95 million, it said in a statement on Monday.

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The Courier

Little Grady learns to live with rare disease

But his parents, Georgie and Travis, struggled on alone for another two years before turning to the internet for support.

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Slate Magazine

The Horror of Earbuds

Lately, I've been thinking a lot about products that penetrate our bodily orifices.

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Milngavie Today

Deaf people asked to feedback on their experiences of Commonwealth Games

As Scotland prepares for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, a charity is urging deaf sports fans from Milngavie and Bearsden and those with hearing loss to share their experiences of travelling to and accessing venues or watching the event on TV.

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