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The United Nations, in conjunction with the South Korean government and Samsung Electronics Co., launched a new in-house assistance center on Wednesday that can improve the international organization's accessibility to disabled people.
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Guidelines are being introduced to make sure people in Wales who are deaf or blind are not at a disadvantage when they need healthcare.
Baby boomers grew up listening to The Who's Live at Leeds and other albums with liner notes that admonished young rockers to "play it loud" or "turn it up."
Once upon a time, before people knew any better, they thought that hearing loss was simply a part of growing older - something not worth doing much about.
Kolkata, Dec 4 : The Bengal Speech Hearing Pvt. Ltd on Tuesday launched the first ever toll free number for disabled persons to commemorate the International Day for Persons with Disability.
It's happened to all of us - you walk past someone and you can hear every beat, riff and wail coming from their headphones.
The subway ads by the Health Department show two photos - one of an ear with an earbud and another with an ear with a hearing aid - and the slogan "Hear today.
The team of Theo Goverts, Ph.D., and Steve Colburn, Ph.D., along with Virginia Best, Ph.D., were selected to receive $150,000 each for research which will advance the understanding of the perception of dynamic spatial listening scenarios.
All bodies are getting assistance from technology all the time, yet some are stigmatized.
The tech giant has partnered with Danish company GN ReSound to design the first "Made for iPhone" hearing aid, dubbed LiNX.
Much of what is known about sensory touch and hearing cells is based on indirect observation.
Q: I have a new hearing aid, and I love it. It's digital, has background noise suppression, and a directional mike.
Question : I've been getting lots of earwax lately. Please tell me this has nothing to do with getting older.
So-called cochlear implants allow deaf people to hear again by stimulating the auditory nerve directly.
Instead, her hands moved about with speed and ease as she used sign language - or a gentle tap on the shoulder - to let the couple know what to do next.
There are sirens, buses, planes, squealing brakes, and hostile horns if you frequent the city, and lawn mowers, leaf blowers, snow blowers, and over-vigilant dogs if you don't.