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  1. WHO hearing loss warning for teens and young adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Medical News Today

    Being told that you are at risk of hearing loss might not make for easy listening but according to the World Health Organization, around 1.1 billion teenagers and young adults face this risk due to exposure to unsafe levels of sound. Exposure to high levels of recreational noise from personal audio devices and loud entertainment venues are to blame for this risk, the World Health Organization state, in a report released in the run up to International Ear Care Day on March 3rd.


  2. This photo provided by Beats by Dr. Dre shows Beats Studio Wireless...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WTNH

    This photo provided by Beats by Dr. Dre shows Beats Studio Wireless plush set of over-ear headphones that almost exactly mirror Beats' popular Studio line, updated this summer, but comes with wireless ability. It's an outstanding way to bliss out during a noisy commute or wander around your home with music in your head.


  3. Owls and lizards lend their ears for human hearing research: York U scientistRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | EurekAlert!

    Lizards and owls are some of the animal species that can help us to better understand hearing loss in humans, according to new research out of York University's Department of Physics & Astronomy in the Faculty of Science. "These animals, just like human beings, emit sound from their ears," notes Professor Christopher Bergevin, in the Centre for Vision Research, adding, "Remarkably, the ear not only acts as a detector of sound, but also generates and emits faint sounds called otoacoustic emissions that can be detected with a sensitive microphone in the ear canal."


  4. Meningitis Angels Testify At CDC For Stronger Recommendations On Men B VaccinesRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | BioSpace

    The ACIP took a small first step with a permissive recommendation for two new vaccines that prevent Meningococcal serogroup B. , Angel's founder and national executive director, in her testimony, stated her only child, Ryan died from meningococcal C at age 18. He went from perfect health, to blood coming from every orifice of his body, to death in less than 14 hours. There was an approved vaccine at the time of his death but there was no recommendation, no marketing, no education on the disease or vaccine, and no accessibility.


  5. Lions Club to Host 'Breakfast with the Easter Bunny'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 |

    On Saturday, March 28, 2015, the Forsyth County Lions Club will hold its second annual "Breakfast with the Easter Bunny", at Central Park Recreation Center, 2300 Keith Bridge Road in Cumming, GA. This event will provide a pancake breakfast with all the trimmings, as well as family-friendly activities for children and adults such as a strolling life-sized Easter Bunny, face painting, a "Go Fishing" game, and more.


  6. One Billion Young People Risk Hearing Loss From Loud MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Voice of America

    The World Health Organization says more than one billion teenagers and young adults risk losing their hearing by listening to loud music. The World Health Organization says more than 1 billion teenagers and young adults risk losing their hearing by listening to loud music.


  7. Early music training prevents loss of listening skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Columbian

    Learning to play an instrument in youth helps older people retain listening skills, according to a new study published in the Journal of Neuroscience. In an experiment at the Rotman Research Institute at Baycrest Health Sciences in Toronto, scientists took 20 healthy adults, age 55-75, half of whom had music training in their youth and half who did not.


  8. View Press ReleaseRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Business Wire

    ... 2.4 GHz wireless platform and builds on already industry-leading technologies in all areas of Smart Hearing (audiology, connectivity, design, and apps). a ReSound LiNX2 applies the latest and most advanced version of Surround Sound by ReSound . It ...


  9. ICYMI: Disabled Florida Vet, Family Moving to SmyrnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 |

    Operation: Soldier At Ease, a local organization which is building an ADA-compliant home in Smyrna for a disabled veteran and his family , will soon host the Bride On A Budget Expo coming up on March 14, 2015 at the American Legion Post 160 in Smyrna. Admission is free and the event will feature many vendors coming from different areas of wedding planning.


  10. In drug trial, parents weight life and hearing lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Fox News

    While waiting for an infusion of a drug that might save his life, 15-year-old Andrew Marella gripped the controls of an NFL videogame, the hand-held version of a sport he played when he could still run without fear. Andrew is in a clinical drug trial of cyclodextrin, a sugar-based substance that scientists hope will stop or slow the progress of a rare genetic disease that kills most patients by the time they are old enough to vote.


  11. hearing-test-quizRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | ChannelOne

    According to global data by the World Health Organization , nearly 1.1 billion teenagers and young adults are at risk of hearing loss. The culprits? Unsafe use of personal audio devices like smartphones and exposure to damaging levels of sound at noisy places such as nightclubs, bars and sporting events.


  12. Youngsters turn on style to hit catwalkRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Shields Gazette

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. They will hit the catwalk in front of an audience of family and friends at the Customs House in South Shields for what could become an annual event.


  13. The earphone's connected to the head bone - DIGICare bone conduction headphone [Review]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | BetaNews

    Bluetooth headphones are pretty common place but these from DIGICare are a bit different because they use bone conduction technology -- as does Google Glass and some hearing aids. That means instead of sitting in or over your ears they rest on the sides of head and feed the sound into your inner ear via your skull.


  14. UN Report Recommends Youth Turn Down the MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Billboard

    The World Health Organization says millions of young people around the world are at risk of hearing loss from loud music. The UN agency said Friday that a review of data from middle- and high-income countries shows almost half of all 12 to 35-year-olds listen to unsafe levels of music on their personal audio devices or cellphones.


  15. WHO says 1.1 billion at risk of hearing lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WPTV Local News

    The World Health Organization has placed a staggering number on the whole "you're ruining your ears with that loud music" warning. The organization pulled data from studies in several countries around the world and found nearly half of people between the ages of 12 and 35 are exposed to unsafe sound levels from devices like headphones and earbuds.


  16. Cut music to 'an hour a day' - WHORead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Daily Monitor

    People should listen to music for no more than one hour a day to protect their hearing, the World Health Organization suggests. It says 1.1 billion teenagers and young adults are at risk of permanently damaging their hearing by listening to "too much, too loudly".


  17. TaRonda Clark, AuD, Nishat Fatima, AuD, and D. Enrique Sanchez, AuD,...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | PRWeb

    Drs. Clark, of Cincinnati, OH, Fatima, of Centennial, CO, and Sanchez, of Houston, TX, demonstrate expertise in audiology and dedication to the profession by earning their Board Certified in Audiology from the American Board of Audiology The American Board of Audiology today announced that TaRonda Clark, AuD, of Cincinnati, OH; Nishat Fatima, AuD, of Centennial, CO; and D Enrique Sanchez, AuD, of Houston, TX; are now Board Certified in Audiology . By obtaining this certification, Drs.


  18. SK Telecom unveils consumer-centric smart devices at Mobile World Congress 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Medical News

    SK Telecom has unveiled a variety of consumer-centric smart devices, or 'Lifeware', at the Mobile World Congress 2015 with the aim to create opportunities in the global market for the Internet of Things . At its booth located in Hall 3 , SK Telecom is introducing diverse Lifeware developed to enhance customers' well-being, health and safety, including Smart Band, Smart Hearing Aid, Smart Beam HD, Linkage, Solar Skin and T Kids Phone JooN.


  19. Plantronics Unveils Four UC DevicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | NewsFactor

    Santa Cruz-based audio communications company Plantronics this week released four new unified communications audio devices focusing on audio quality and noise management. The new products are the Blackwire 725, Plantronics' first UC stereo headset with active noise canceling; the Voyager Edge UC; the Calisto, a portable speakerphone; and the Clarity 340, designed for users with vision, hearing, or dexterity challenges.


  20. Hearing loss adds to children's burdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Northern Territory News

    ... also common among children and young people who received services, the report found. "Of those who received an audiology or ear, nose and throat (ENT) service in 2013/14, 67 per cent were diagnosed with at least one type of middle ear condition," it ...