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5 hrs ago | Sutton Guardian

Action on Hearing Loss call on people in Sutton to help out

A charity for the deaf and hard-of-hearing is calling on people in Sutton to join their research panel and help influence their work.

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9 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Study reveals how loud noises can damage hearing

It is common knowledge that loud sounds can damage our hearing. Now, a new study by researchers from the University of Leicester in the UK sheds new light on how this happens, paving the way for new prevention and treatment strategies for hearing loss and tinnitus.

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13 hrs ago | Murfreesboro Post

Getting older certainly isn't for sissies

For those of you that have yet to reach your mid-life point, here are a few things you have to look forward to.

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Related Topix: Back Pain, Health, Chiropractic

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Daily Chronicle

Researchers identify forerunners of inner-ear cells that enable hearing with Hearing Help Express

Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine identified a group of progenitor cells in the inner ear that can become the sensory hair cells and adjacent supporting cells that enable hearing.

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Related Topix: Stanford University, Medicine

The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

Opera House Installs Closed Captioning, Assistive Listening

In order to make events accessible to all of its patrons, the 1891 Fredonia Opera House recently completed installation of new closed captioning and assistive listening equipment for its digital cinema projection system.

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Related Topix: Headphones, Medicine

Herald Gazette

Sudden inner ear hearing loss

I am called upon several times a month to evaluate a patient who has awakened in the morning with a sudden loss of hearing, usually in just one ear.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Otolaryngology

South County Spotlight

Repairs arrive at couple's doorstep - Friday, 22 August 2014 10:00

Sandy and Jack Lowe were coming home on one of those hot summer nights when they decided to stop at the Skyline Pub in Troutdale for a nice cold beer.

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Related Topix: Dennis Christopher, Medicine, Home Gardening, Home

Your Leek Paper

Anger at hearing aid plans

North Staffordshire Clinical Commissioning Group is considering cutting funding for aids for those with mild to moderate hearing loss to save A 1.2 million.

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

This is Wiltshire

Charity listens to people's needs

CHARITY Action on Hearing Loss is inviting people in Swindon who are deaf or have hearing loss or tinnitus to join the charity's research panel and help influence its work.

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The Columbus Dispatch

End of the road for Reynoldsburg's crumbling brick crosswalks

Reynoldsburg Service Director Nathan Burd points out a problem spot in one of the six decorative brick crosswalks on E. Main Street.

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Related Topix: Reynoldsburg, OH, Medicine

NEWS.com.au

'Being deaf doesn't mean you're stupid'

SHE'S an accomplished woman with two diplomas to her name and fluent in three languages.

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Kidderminster Shuttle

Deaf youngster is up for award for helping others

AWARD: The final of the British Red Cross Humanitarian Citizen awards is to be held at Westminster Palace - the Houses of Parliament - on November 18. GOLDEN-hearted teenager Danielle Davies, who is profoundly deaf, has been shortlisted for a national award for her work to help others just like her.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Worcestershire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Shropshire County, England

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Cotswold Journal

2,000 grant for new hearing loop at hall

VISITORS can now hear goings on at a busy village hall more clearly after a new hearing loop was fitted thanks to a A 2,000 grant.

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Psychology Today

The Psychology of Hidden Disability

My hidden disability is hearing loss, but the psychological, emotional, and professional ramifications I experience are true for anyone with a hidden disability.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Psychology, Science

Hispanic Business

Researchers Submit Patent Application, 'Stimulus Timing for a...

News editors obtained the following quote from the background information supplied by the inventors: "The present invention relates generally to stimulating medical device, and more particularly, to stimulus timing in a stimulating medical device.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Science / Technology, Inventions

Bangor Daily News

Warren Center Named Area's Best Hearing Aid Center

Penobscot Community Health Care is pleased to announce that the Warren Center has been voted the Best Hearing Aid Center in the Bangor Area by consumers.

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This Is South Devon

Audiology service turns up the volume on hearing

Located in Croft Hall Medical Practice on Croft Road in Torquay, it offers free, professional audiology services for adults, from initial hearing assessments to the supplying and fitting of hearing aids.

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

Business Journal

Five Things to Know About Hearing Difficulties

Say what? Hearing, one of our basic senses, is easy to take for granted, until you experience problems, or worse, others notice.

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Medical News Today

Both signers and speakers who use hand gestures benefit from improved learning

Spontaneous gesture can help children learn, whether they use a spoken language or sign language, according to a new report.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Swindon Advertiser

Dancer beats the odds to succeed

Hannah will start training at the school,which is an international centre of excellence, next month after also being offered scholarships at two other dancing schools The 17-year-old, from Wanborough , has been dancing since she was five and has had to overcome numerous hurdles to get where she is today.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Arts, Ballet

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