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3 hrs ago | Applied Clinical Trials

Study Finds Pycnogenol? Effective In Improving Inner Ear Circulation...

Latest findings confirm natural pine bark extract significantly improves inner-ear-related ailments suffered by more than 50 million Americans including vertigo, hearing loss and unsteady gait Latest findings confirm natural pine bark extract significantly improves inner-ear-related ailments suffered by more than 50 million Americans including ... (more)

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Related Topix: Supplement, Pycnogenol, Circulation, Medicine, Health, Italy, World News,

7 hrs ago | Andover Advertiser

Legion urges hearing loss support

The Royal British Legion is urging the Government to do more to help veterans and service personnel with hearing problems after a report revealed that those under the age of 75 were three-and-a- half times more likely than the general population to report problems with their hearing.

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10 hrs ago | GlobalNews

L.A. treatment gives Montreal boy chance to hear

Three-year-old Auguste Majkowski has become one of the first recipients of a radical procedure to help enable him to hear.

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14 hrs ago | Outpatient Surgery Magazine

Nurse Who Wears Hearing Aids Alleges Job Discrimination

An OR nurse's claims that he was discriminated against due to his impaired hearing are worth examining at trial, says a Mississippi federal court.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Meridian, MS, Genetics, Law, Employment / Labor Law

19 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Support groups help women suffering from postpartum depression

By Susan Bloom Special to The Star-Ledger Though Karen Shirazi-McGowan was used to supervising nearly 80 employees as director of audiology in an ear, nose and throat medical group, the 38-year-old Pequannock mom felt herself crumbling after the birth of her second son, Finn, in early 2013.

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Related Topix: Depression, Health, Pequannock, NJ, Denville, NJ, Ridgewood, NJ

20 hrs ago | Effingham Herald

Have You Seen This? Pit bull saves deaf boy from fire

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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22 hrs ago | New Scientist

Nerve implant retrains your brain to stop tinnitus

GOT that ringing in your ears? Tinnitus, the debilitating condition that plagued Beethoven and Darwin, affects roughly 10 per cent of the world's population, including 30 million people in the US alone.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Dallas, TX, Science / Technology

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

'Everyone sounds like a dalek!': Brain tumour leaves woman with robotic ringing in her ears

Katie Barnes was terrified of the Doctor Who villains as a child, but is now reminded of them every single day A woman who was terrified of Daleks as a child has been left with robotic voices ringing in her ears after being diagnosed with a rare brain tumour.

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The Independent

The quest to find the perfect pair of earphones: Are custom, 3D printed earbuds the solution?

Earphones don't fit properly, offer mediocre audio quality and can even be painful.

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Related Topix: Headphones, Music Players, iPhone, Medicine

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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Related Topix: Texas, us Travel, Medicine

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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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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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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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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Related Topix: Medicine, Northumberland County, PA

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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Related Topix: Medicine, UC Los Angeles

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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Related Topix: Medicine, Brea, CA

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