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  1. Consumers Preferred Max-D HD Audio for Safe Listening Volume and Sound QualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Market Wire

    The University of Florida's College of Speech, Language and Hearing Science, a global leader in auditory neuroscience, , recently completed a blind study assessing preferred music styles and audio levels among 70 research participants, to assess what impact MAX-D has on these preferences. Under the direction of principal researcher Dr. Colleen Le Prell, an Associate Professor at UF's College of Public Health and Health Professions and Acting Chair for the Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, the participants listened to music tracks at their own preferred listening level using the MAX-D HD Mobile Application on headphones.

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  2. Capps Co-Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Reauthorize Early Hearing Detection and Intervention ActRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Noozhawk

    Rep. Lois Capps , D-Santa Barbara, joined Rep. Brett Guthrie , R-Ky., on Tuesday in introducing House Resolution 1344, the Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Act of 2015. H.R. 1344 will reauthorize the federal authority for hearing tests and intervention programs for newborn babies, which were first authorized through the Newborn Infant Hearing Screening and Intervention Act of 1999.

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  3. Ethics for Speech-Language Pathology and AudiologyRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | PR Log

    Ethics for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology is a 2-hour online continuing education course that presents an overview of ethical issues that arise in speech-language pathology and audiology practice. PRLog - March 11, 2015 - Ethics for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology By Laura More, MSW, LCSW & Edie Deane-Watson, MS, CCC-A, CCM Ethics for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology is a 2-hour online continuing education course that presents an overview of ethical issues that arise in speech-language pathology and audiology practice.

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  4. New Study Looks at Construction Workers Hearing LossRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Construction Equipment Guide

    The Centers for Disease Control is reporting that a new study from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health examines thirty years of hearing loss trends experienced by workers exposed to noise while on the job, across various industries. The study, published by the American Journal of Industrial Medicine, found that while progress has been made in reducing the risk of hearing loss within most industry sectors, additional efforts are needed within the Mining, Construction, and Healthcare and Social Assistance sectors.

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  5. Auris Medical AG To Host Key Opinion Leader Meeting On Tinnitus...Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | BioSpace

    Auris Medical Holding AG , a clinical-stage company dedicated to developing therapeutics that address important unmet medical needs in otolaryngology, today announced that it will host a Key Opinion Leader breakfast focused on current advances in tinnitus treatments. The event and live webcast will take place on Friday, March 13 from 8:00am-9:30am Eastern Time in New York City.

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  6. Does chemical exposure in the workplace affect hearing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | PhysOrg Weblog

    With one in six Australians recording some form of auditory loss, a new study by The University of Queensland is examining how exposure to chemicals in the workplace can affect employee hearing. Led by Dr Adrian Fuente of the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, the study aims to identify the most effective hearing tests to detect problems caused by chemical exposure , and the safe levels of exposure to maintain healthy hearing at work.

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  7. Mansfield Rotary Club honours brave youngsters at annual Courage AwardsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Mansfield Chad

    Ten brave youngsters who battle against the odds on a daily basis were honoured at a moving ceremony in Mansfield yesterday. They were honoured at the annual Courage Awards hosted by Mansfield Rotary Club at the town's Oakham Suite on Nottingham Road.

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  8. Ear infections more common in winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | News 4 Jax

    Here's what's going around in your area: in Clay County they're still treating some Flu A, sinus infections, and a common viral cold. The simple advice wash your hands, cover your mouth when you cough, and don't eat or drink after other people.

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  9. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | WASH-FM

    Dad Gets Tattoo Of Daughter's Hearing Aid So She Won't Feel Alone: http://t.co/5IMH5OHzDM pic.twitter.com/r1be6nGAp9 We recently told you the story of the parents who got tattoos on their legs to match the birthmark their daughter was born with. And now there's the story of a father who did something similar for his little girl.

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  10. A Beacon on Grocery-Starved MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Wall Street Journal

    With its designer boutiques and jewelry stores, but almost nowhere to buy groceries, does Madison Avenue qualify as something of an upscale food desert? And if so, does that make Gentile's Fine Foods, at Madison and East 79th Street, a balmy oasis upon this gilded but parched plain? A fresh water port filled with Pellegrino and framed by trees bearing the finest produce? If it had been a canary yellow diamond or a Carolina Herrera gown, I'd have been in good shape. But since my needs were somewhat more pedestrian-perhaps cashews, ginger ale or Tide Plus Bleach Alternative-I seemed out of luck.

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  11. Childhood trauma increases the risk of mental disorders in women with ADHDRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Examiner.com

    Young women with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder who experienced trauma such as abuse or neglect as children are at a higher risk of developing serious mental disorders, says a study by the University of California Berkley . Girls with ADHD who were mistreated are more likely to attempt suicide, develop eating disorders, and self-injure.

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  12. WHO spotlights risks of noise-induced hearing lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Newkerala.com

    More than 1 billion teenagers and young adults are at risk of hearing loss due to the unsafe use of personal audio devices such as smartphones and exposure to damaging levels of sound, prompting the World Health Organization to devote International Ear Care Day to "Making Listening Safe" on Tuesday. "As they go about their daily lives doing what they enjoy, more and more young people are placing themselves at risk of hearing loss," Dr. Etienne Krug, WHO Director for the Department for Management of Non-communicable Diseases, Disability, Violence and Injury Prevention said in a press release.

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  13. Oticon Foundation grants to assist hearing impairedRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Scoop

    Grant applications are now being sought for projects and activities to improve the lives of hearing impaired New Zealanders. In 2014, the Oticon Foundation donated close to $260,000 to support human rights advocacy, research, hearing care professional development and community education projects.

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  14. Launch of New WHO CampaignRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Scoop

    Today is International Ear Care Day, and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association is using the occasion to applaud and promote the launch of Make Listening Safe, a new campaign by the World Health Organization for stemming the threat of noise-induced hearing loss. The WHO campaign aims to encourage young people to practice safe listening when they recreate, be that listening to personal audio technology, attending concerts or sporting events, or engaging in other forms of entertainment.

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  15. Dad Gets Tattoo of Daughter's Hearing Aid So She won't Feel AloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | WHLO-AM Akron

    Recently we brought you the story of the parents who got tattoos on their legs to match the birthmark their daughter was born with. And now there's the story of a father who did something similar for his little girl.

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  16. An undated courtesy photo of Teresa Curry.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | WOODTV.com

    Teresa Curry, 44, was last seen on Friday. Family members reported her missing to the Kent County Sheriff's Department on Sunday.

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  17. Scene clips for Feb. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Park Record

    Grub Steak Restaurant, 2093 Sidewinder Dr., will host Utah Audiology & Hearing for a discussion Wednesday about hearing loss and why it's important to everyone's well being. The event will feature several booths with hearing instrument demonstrations and experts available to answer any questions.

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  18. Leonard Nimoy: a star yet down to EarthRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Los Angeles Times

    After the perfunctory intro chat, Nimoy talked about an upcoming sound system and home theater installation at his house. He was somewhat apprehensive about it.

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  19. Indiana mom hears daughter's voice for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | GlobalNews

    This past Friday, Santos was given her new hearing aids and was able to hear her four-year-old daughter sing "Let it Go" from the hit film Frozen . "I don't even know if words can describe what it's like not being able to hear your child," Santos told MyWabashValley.com.

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  20. RIT/NTID Offers Online Speech Recognition TestRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | PressReleasePoint

    ... from a unique cross-disciplinary combination of three distinct and generally unrelated fields: language sciences, audiology and psychometrics," Garrison said. "The confluence of information from these diverse fields has resulted in a new approach to ...

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