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  • Hormone Replacement Therapy Tied to Hearing Loss
    (12-May-2017)
    Older age at menopause also appeared to increase the risk, study found

  • Hormone Replacement Therapy Tied to Hearing Loss
    (12-May-2017)
    Older age at menopause also appeared to increase the risk, study found

  • Did Syphilis Cause Painter Goya's Hearing Loss?
    (28-Apr-2017)
    Hearing expert says maybe, but there are other possibilities

  • Did Syphilis Cause Painter Goya's Hearing Loss?
    (28-Apr-2017)
    Hearing expert says maybe, but there are other possibilities

  • Scientists Spot Gene for Rare Disorder Causing Deafness, Blindness
    (23-Mar-2017)
    Child must inherit genetic mutation from two deaf parents, researchers said

  • Scientists Spot Gene for Rare Disorder Causing Deafness, Blindness
    (23-Mar-2017)
    Child must inherit genetic mutation from two deaf parents, researchers said

  • Millions of Americans Bombarded by Loud Noises
    (16-Mar-2017)
    Study found too few are protecting their hearing, despite exposure at work, home

  • Health Tip: Tune in to Hearing Loss
    (16-Mar-2017)
    Signs you may not be hearing well

  • Millions of Americans Bombarded by Loud Noises
    (16-Mar-2017)
    Study found too few are protecting their hearing, despite exposure at work, home

  • Hearing Loss May Double in United States by 2060
    (02-Mar-2017)
    Those over 70 will be hardest hit, study finds

  • Finally, Proof That Hearing Aids Help
    (02-Mar-2017)
    High-quality digital devices provide 'significant benefit' to older Americans, study finds

  • Hearing Loss May Double in United States by 2060
    (02-Mar-2017)
    Those over 70 will be hardest hit, study finds

  • More 'Extreme Preemies' Are Surviving
    (15-Feb-2017)
    Babies born at 22 and 24 weeks still face tough odds, but neonatal care improvements have been key, doctors say

  • Pop! Goes That Balloon, and Maybe Your Hearing
    (10-Feb-2017)
    Study found noise can exceed safe levels and perhaps damage inner ear

  • Pop! Goes That Balloon, and Maybe Your Hearing
    (10-Feb-2017)
    Study found noise can exceed safe levels and perhaps damage inner ear

  • For Millions of Americans, Everyday Life Takes Toll on Their Hearing
    (07-Feb-2017)
    Contrary to popular opinion, work-related noise not the main culprit, CDC reports

  • For Millions of Americans, Everyday Life Takes Toll on Their Hearing
    (07-Feb-2017)
    Contrary to popular opinion, work-related noise not the main culprit, CDC reports

  • Earwax There to Protect Your Hearing, Doctors Say
    (03-Jan-2017)
    If it builds up, seek medical attention, otherwise leave it alone, guidelines advise

  • Earwax There to Protect Your Hearing, Doctors Say
    (03-Jan-2017)
    If it builds up, seek medical attention, otherwise leave it alone, guidelines advise

  • Earwax There to Protect Your Hearing, Doctors Say
    (03-Jan-2017)
    If it builds up, seek medical attention, otherwise leave it alone, guidelines advise

  • Could Anemia Cause Hearing Loss?
    (30-Dec-2016)
    Iron deficiency might keep ear cells from getting oxygen they need, study suggests

  • Could Anemia Cause Hearing Loss?
    (30-Dec-2016)
    Iron deficiency might keep ear cells from getting oxygen they need, study suggests

  • Everyday Pain Relievers May Be Linked to Hearing Loss in Some Women
    (19-Dec-2016)
    But degree of impairment tied to acetaminophen and ibuprofen was modest, researchers say

  • Fewer Americans Under 70 Have Hearing Loss, Study Finds
    (15-Dec-2016)
    It's still common, but noise-safety rules and changing smoking patterns may have helped, researcher says

  • Fewer Americans Under 70 Have Hearing Loss, Study Finds
    (15-Dec-2016)
    It's still common, but noise-safety rules and changing smoking patterns may have helped, researcher says

  • FDA Eases Up on Hearing Aid Rules
    (07-Dec-2016)
    Devices should be easier to obtain, less expensive under new guidelines

  • Having Trouble Hearing? Maybe It's Not Your Ears
    (30-Nov-2016)
    Part of the problem for seniors might lie in the brain, research suggests

  • Having Trouble Hearing? Maybe It's Not Your Ears
    (30-Nov-2016)
    Part of the problem for seniors might lie in the brain, research suggests

  • Having Trouble Hearing? Maybe It's Not Your Ears
    (30-Nov-2016)
    Part of the problem for seniors might lie in the brain, research suggests

  • Now Hear This: Wind Noise Can Pose Threat to Cyclists
    (14-Oct-2016)
    Prolonged exposure may lead to permanent hearing loss, researcher says

  • Now Hear This: Wind Noise Can Pose Threat to Cyclists
    (14-Oct-2016)
    Prolonged exposure may lead to permanent hearing loss, researcher says

  • New Clues to Age-Related Hearing Loss
    (06-Oct-2016)
    Older people's brains have a harder time processing speech, researchers suggest

  • The 'Love Hormone' May Quiet Tinnitus
    (23-Sep-2016)
    Small, preliminary study suggests oxytocin might ease 'ringing in the ears'

  • Balloon Device Approved for Eustachian Tube Problems
    (16-Sep-2016)
    Designed to relieve pain or clogged sensations in ear

  • Hearing Loss Widespread, 'Progressive' in Older Americans
    (15-Sep-2016)
    Rates accelerate especially after age 90, study finds, but hearing aids underused

  • CDC's Frieden: We're Nearly Out of Money to Fight Zika
    (09-Sep-2016)
    He urges Congress to allocate more funding to combat the virus that causes severe birth defects

  • Congress Can't Agree on Additional Funding to Fight Zika
    (07-Sep-2016)
    Health officials say the money is needed as more infections are reported in Florida

  • U.N. Tightens Safe Sex Guidelines for Visitors to Zika Zones
    (06-Sep-2016)
    Male and female travelers, with or without symptoms, should practice safe sex or abstinence for 6 months after return

  • CDC Awards $2.4M to 5 Locales to Fight Zika
    (02-Sep-2016)
    The goal: To assist in monitoring and dealing with Zika-related birth defects

  • Strong Link Emerges Between Zika, Spikes in Temporary Paralysis Cases
    (01-Sep-2016)
    Multi-country analysis documents increases in Guillain-Barre syndrome when virus is spreading

  • 3 Zika-Carrying Mosquitoes Found in Florida
    (01-Sep-2016)
    A first for continental U.S.; 95 other tested mosquitoes Zika-free, officials say

  • Funds to Fight Zika Nearly Exhausted: CDC
    (31-Aug-2016)
    Mosquito season in Gulf Coast states only half over, officials say

  • Researchers Find Another Way Zika Can Harm Babies
    (30-Aug-2016)
    Close to 6 percent who were diagnosed with microcephaly also had hearing loss

  • Blindness Biggest Fear for Many Americans
    (04-Aug-2016)
    Losing vision would be as bad or worse than losing hearing, memory, speech or a limb, survey finds

  • Blindness Biggest Fear for Many Americans
    (04-Aug-2016)
    Losing vision would be as bad or worse than losing hearing, memory, speech or a limb, survey finds

  • 1 in 10 Americans Has Experienced Ringing in the Ears
    (21-Jul-2016)
    Study also found association between prolonged exposure to loud noises and tinnitus

  • 1 in 10 Americans Has Experienced Ringing in the Ears
    (21-Jul-2016)
    Study also found association between prolonged exposure to loud noises and tinnitus

  • Hearing Aids May Help Keep Seniors' Minds Sharp
    (28-Apr-2016)
    Ability to stay engaged in conversation could help ward off dementia, study suggests

  • Hearing Aids May Help Keep Seniors' Minds Sharp
    (28-Apr-2016)
    Ability to stay engaged in conversation could help ward off dementia, study suggests

  • Hearing Aids May Help Keep Seniors' Minds Sharp
    (28-Apr-2016)
    Ability to stay engaged in conversation could help ward off dementia, study suggests

  • Type 2 Diabetes May Damage Hearing, Study Finds
    (27-Apr-2016)
    Researchers recommend auditory testing of diabetic patients

  • 1 in 8 U.S. Workers Has Some Hearing Loss: CDC
    (21-Apr-2016)
    Survey finds highest rates of impairment in mining, construction and manufacturing industries

  • Hearing Loss Tied to Bigger Medical Bills for Late Middle-Aged
    (07-Apr-2016)
    Researchers say more study needed to learn how hearing aids, other interventions might save money

  • Hearing Loss Tied to Bigger Medical Bills for Late Middle-Aged
    (07-Apr-2016)
    Researchers say more study needed to learn how hearing aids, other interventions might save money

  • Earplugs Help Prevent Hearing Loss Tied to Loud Concerts: Study
    (07-Apr-2016)
    Getting young people to try them at venues might help stem 'epidemic' of ear damage, experts say

  • Hearing Loss Tied to Bigger Medical Bills for Late Middle-Aged
    (07-Apr-2016)
    Researchers say more study needed to learn how hearing aids, other interventions might save money

  • Drug Used for Preemie Eye Disease Tied to Disabilities
    (18-Mar-2016)
    Babies given Avastin were far more likely to have neurological complications, study shows

  • Decline in Senses Affects Nearly All Seniors, Study Finds
    (23-Feb-2016)
    Researchers say losses in taste, touch are most common

  • Health Tip: Protect Kids' Hearing During the Holidays
    (22-Dec-2015)
    Teach children to shield their ears

  • Health Tip: Protect Kids' Hearing During the Holidays
    (22-Dec-2015)
    Teach children to shield their ears

  • Weight, Growth Early in Life May Affect Adult Brain
    (09-Oct-2015)
    Poor nutrition during childhood tied to poorer sight, hearing, and even thinking later on, study finds

  • Older Adults' Hearing Loss May Be Tied to Earlier Death
    (24-Sep-2015)
    Findings don't prove that impaired hearing is to blame, but draw attention to quality-of-life issues

  • Older Adults' Hearing Loss May Be Tied to Earlier Death
    (24-Sep-2015)
    Findings don't prove that impaired hearing is to blame, but draw attention to quality-of-life issues

  • Older Adults' Hearing Loss May Be Tied to Earlier Death
    (24-Sep-2015)
    Findings don't prove that impaired hearing is to blame, but draw attention to quality-of-life issues

  • Certain Antibiotics Linked to Hearing Loss, Mouse Study Finds
    (29-Jul-2015)
    Inflammation caused by the infection that's being treated may make ear damage more likely

  • Certain Antibiotics Linked to Hearing Loss, Mouse Study Finds
    (29-Jul-2015)
    Inflammation caused by the infection that's being treated may make ear damage more likely

  • Nasal Balloon Can Treat Youngsters for 'Glue Ear'
    (27-Jul-2015)
    For kids with a common hearing problem, procedure may be an alternative to antibiotics, drainage tubes

  • Health Tip: Triggers of Swimmer's Ear
    (27-Jul-2015)
    When moisture is trapped inside

  • Nasal Balloon Can Treat Youngsters for 'Glue Ear'
    (27-Jul-2015)
    For kids with a common hearing problem, procedure may be an alternative to antibiotics, drainage tubes

  • Noise From Fireworks Threatens Young Ears
    (03-Jul-2015)
    Expert advises families to sit at least 500 feet from launch area

  • Noise From Fireworks Threatens Young Ears
    (03-Jul-2015)
    Expert advises families to sit at least 500 feet from launch area

  • Health Tip: When Earwax Becomes a Problem
    (18-Jun-2015)
    You may have trouble hearing

  • Older Hispanic Men at Risk of Hearing Loss, Study Finds
    (28-May-2015)
    Income, education, noise exposure also play role in odds people will lose their hearing, researchers say

  • Health Tip: How Loud is Too Loud?
    (27-May-2015)
    Signs you may be damaging your hearing

  • Health Tip: How Loud is Too Loud?
    (27-May-2015)
    Signs you may be damaging your hearing

  • Stressed at Work? Try 'Natural' Sounds to Relax
    (19-May-2015)
    Noises such as running streams ease stress, boost office productivity, study found

  • High-Pitched Sounds May Trigger Seizures in Cats
    (28-Apr-2015)
    The louder the noise, the more severe the jerking motions, researchers report

  • Why Ringing in the Ears May Be Hard to Treat
    (23-Apr-2015)
    Study found tinnitus activates much larger area of brain than normal sounds do

  • Why Ringing in the Ears May Be Hard to Treat
    (23-Apr-2015)
    Study found tinnitus activates much larger area of brain than normal sounds do

  • Could Weak Bones, Sudden Hearing Loss Be Linked?
    (22-Apr-2015)
    In study, people with osteoporosis were at higher risk for deafness occurring over a few days

  • Cochlear Implants May Also Boost Seniors' Mood, Thinking: Study
    (12-Mar-2015)
    Older people with severe hearing loss who received the devices had less depression, better mental skills

  • Sound of Mother's Voice in Womb May Aid Fetal Brain Growth
    (23-Feb-2015)
    Study of preemies who heard recordings from mom showed larger auditory cortex

  • Ears May Have Natural Defense Against Loud Noise, Mouse Study Shows
    (20-Feb-2015)
    Researchers suspect humans have a similar system to guard hearing

  • Ears May Have Natural Defense Against Loud Noise, Mouse Study Shows
    (20-Feb-2015)
    Researchers suspect humans have a similar system to guard hearing

  • Health Tip: If Your Child Has Trouble Hearing
    (19-Feb-2015)
    Here are common warning signs

  • Health Tip: If Your Child Has Trouble Hearing
    (19-Feb-2015)
    Here are common warning signs

  • Was Beethoven Composing From His Heart?
    (08-Jan-2015)
    Experts suspect cardiac arrhythmia may have influenced parts of his work

  • Health Tip: Screening for Hearing Loss
    (29-Dec-2014)
    Make sure you're tested

  • HIV Tied to Worse Hearing in Older Adults
    (26-Dec-2014)
    Study suggests virus might have effect on the inner ear, one expert said

  • 40 Percent of Seniors Report Having a Disability
    (02-Dec-2014)
    U.S. government analysis also found 15 percent had three or more problems

  • 40 Percent of Seniors Report Having a Disability
    (02-Dec-2014)
    U.S. government analysis also found 15 percent had three or more problems

  • Spotting Hearing Problems in Infancy May Boost Reading Skills in Deaf Teens
    (26-Nov-2014)
    Researchers found gap between screened, unscreened doubled as deaf children got older

  • Spotting Hearing Problems in Infancy May Boost Reading Skills in Deaf Teens
    (26-Nov-2014)
    Researchers found gap between screened, unscreened doubled as deaf children got older

  • Spotting Hearing Problems in Infancy May Boost Reading Skills in Deaf Teens
    (26-Nov-2014)
    Researchers found gap between screened, unscreened doubled as deaf children got older

  • MRI Can Be Painful, Disruptive for People With Cochlear Implants
    (20-Nov-2014)
    Study finds some patients had to discontinue the scan, or the hearing device was impaired by magnetic field

  • Boston Marathon Bombing's Legacy of Hearing Damage
    (14-Nov-2014)
    Those affected still report hearing loss and ringing in ears, researchers say

  • Boston Marathon Bombing's Legacy of Hearing Damage
    (14-Nov-2014)
    Those affected still report hearing loss and ringing in ears, researchers say

  • Virus Present at Birth Causes More Than 10 Percent of Hearing-Loss Cases in Kids
    (27-Oct-2014)
    But most babies don't show symptoms, study says

  • Virus Present at Birth Causes More Than 10 Percent of Hearing-Loss Cases in Kids
    (27-Oct-2014)
    But most babies don't show symptoms, study says

  • Hearing Their Own Babble Helps Babies Learn to Speak: Study
    (10-Oct-2014)
    Researchers found infants with hearing loss quickly caught up to peers after cochlear implants

  • Hearing Their Own Babble Helps Babies Learn to Speak: Study
    (10-Oct-2014)
    Researchers found infants with hearing loss quickly caught up to peers after cochlear implants

  • Study Shows Benefits of Building Baby's Language Skills Early
    (02-Oct-2014)
    Helping infants learn to focus on sounds appears to speed up speech-related brain development

  • Eat More Fish, Save Your Hearing?
    (12-Sep-2014)
    Two or more servings weekly might prevent or delay chronic health problem for women, research suggests

  • Childhood Mental Disability Rates Up, Study Finds
    (18-Aug-2014)
    Largest increase reported among wealthier families

  • Sounds of Summer May Threaten Your Hearing
    (27-Jun-2014)
    Concerts, fireworks and construction have the potential to cause damage, expert says

  • Sounds of Summer May Threaten Your Hearing
    (27-Jun-2014)
    Concerts, fireworks and construction have the potential to cause damage, expert says

  • Health Tip: Protect Your Child's Hearing
    (23-Jun-2014)
    Avoid exposure to loud noise

  • Health Tip: Protect Your Child's Hearing
    (23-Jun-2014)
    Avoid exposure to loud noise

  • Some Kids With Cochlear Implants Suffer Memory Problems
    (22-May-2014)
    Certain amount of 'catch-up' is needed because of hearing loss, researcher says

  • Some Kids With Cochlear Implants Suffer Memory Problems
    (22-May-2014)
    Certain amount of 'catch-up' is needed because of hearing loss, researcher says

  • Could Sleep Apnea Affect Your Hearing?
    (20-May-2014)
    Study suggests people with the disorder should have their hearing tested

  • Could Sleep Apnea Affect Your Hearing?
    (20-May-2014)
    Study suggests people with the disorder should have their hearing tested

  • Professional Musicians Face Greater Risk of Hearing Problems
    (01-May-2014)
    Threat of hearing loss was nearly four times higher, and risk of tinnitus also increased, study found

  • Gene Therapy May Enhance Cochlear Implants, Animal Study Finds
    (23-Apr-2014)
    Growth of cells in inner ear may boost sound sensitivity, researchers say

  • Gene Therapy May Enhance Cochlear Implants, Animal Study Finds
    (23-Apr-2014)
    Growth of cells in inner ear may boost sound sensitivity, researchers say

  • Take Note: New Violins the Equal of a Famed Stradivarius
    (11-Apr-2014)
    In a blind test, concert musicians couldn't distinguish between the old and the new

  • Hearing Loss Might Make Elderly Feel More Isolated
    (09-Apr-2014)
    Study found those who had trouble hearing became more socially withdrawn than others their age

  • Hearing Loss Might Make Elderly Feel More Isolated
    (09-Apr-2014)
    Study found those who had trouble hearing became more socially withdrawn than others their age

  • Implanted Hearing Device Approved
    (20-Mar-2014)
    For common type of hearing loss

  • Implanted Hearing Device Approved
    (20-Mar-2014)
    For common type of hearing loss

  • Hearing Loss Tied to Depression in Study
    (06-Mar-2014)
    Women, non-seniors more likely to be affected this way, researchers say

  • Hearing Loss Tied to Depression in Study
    (06-Mar-2014)
    Women, non-seniors more likely to be affected this way, researchers say

  • NIH Launches 'Nerve Stimulation' Trial to Ease Tinnitus
    (06-Mar-2014)
    Agency is seeking patients suffering from chronic 'ringing in the ears'

  • Baby 'Sleep Machines' Could Damage Hearing, Study Suggests
    (03-Mar-2014)
    Keep volume low and place device well away from crib, expert says

  • Baby 'Sleep Machines' Could Damage Hearing, Study Suggests
    (03-Mar-2014)
    Keep volume low and place device well away from crib, expert says

  • Eye Condition in Preemies Hints at Risk for Later Disabilities
    (04-Feb-2014)
    Study found 'severe retinopathy of prematurity' raised risk of motor problems, mental impairment, hearing loss

  • Aspirin Might Help Treat Brain Tumor Tied to Hearing Loss
    (30-Jan-2014)
    Study found the drug slowed growth of noncancerous acoustic neuromas

  • How Your Brain 'Hears' Speech
    (30-Jan-2014)
    It picks up 'acoustic signatures,' not specific sounds of letters as previously thought

  • Hearing Loss Tied to Faster Brain Shrinkage With Age
    (28-Jan-2014)
    Follow-up studies needed to show whether treating hearing problems could delay mental decline, experts say

  • Obesity May Be Hard on Your Hearing, Study Says
    (11-Dec-2013)
    Extra pounds, particularly around the waist, raised risk for hearing loss, but exercise was protective

  • New Combo Approach May Ease Severe 'Ringing in the Ears'
    (06-Dec-2013)
    Small, early study used electrical nerve stimulation and tone therapy for hard-to-treat tinnitus

  • Cross These Dangerous Toys Off Kids' Christmas List, Experts Say
    (26-Nov-2013)
    Annual 'Trouble in Toyland' report cites playthings that could choke or poison a child

  • Parents Clueless About Dangers of iPods, Other Noise Hazards: Study
    (21-Nov-2013)
    Hearing loss is up among teens, but Mom and Dad aren't sounding alarms

  • See Doctor Before Buying Hearing Aid, FDA Advises
    (20-Nov-2013)
    Professional needs to assess ear health, agency says

  • See Doctor Before Buying Hearing Aid, FDA Advises
    (20-Nov-2013)
    Professional needs to assess ear health, agency says

  • Hear This, Musicians: French Horn May Hurt Your Ears
    (29-Sep-2013)
    Noise-induced hearing loss found in up to 22 percent of professionals, says study

  • Hear This, Musicians: French Horn May Hurt Your Ears
    (29-Sep-2013)
    Noise-induced hearing loss found in up to 22 percent of professionals, says study

  • Health Tip: Is the Noise Too Loud?
    (25-Sep-2013)
    Signs it could cause hearing loss

  • Health Tip: Is the Noise Too Loud?
    (25-Sep-2013)
    Signs it could cause hearing loss

  • Turn Down the Danger of Hearing Loss
    (12-Jul-2013)
    Expert gives advice on avoiding earbuds, lots of loud noises

  • Hearing Loss From Explosions May Be Treatable, Mouse Study Hints
    (01-Jul-2013)
    Researchers say findings might help people after airbag injuries, bomb blasts

  • Hearing Loss From Explosions May Be Treatable, Mouse Study Hints
    (01-Jul-2013)
    Researchers say findings might help people after airbag injuries, bomb blasts

  • Obesity Linked to Greater Risk of Hearing Loss in Teens
    (20-Jun-2013)
    Experts urge screening of overweight kids because many may be unaware their hearing is impaired

  • Fetal Exposure to Tobacco Smoke Tied to Hearing Loss in Teens
    (20-Jun-2013)
    The auditory deficit was small but significant, researchers say

  • Concussion Damage Looks Much Like Early Alzheimer's: Study
    (18-Jun-2013)
    Preliminary finding suggests mild brain injury triggers long-lasting abnormalities in white matter

  • Kids With Autism May Find Human Voice Unpleasant
    (17-Jun-2013)
    MRI shows weaker connection to brain's reward center in those who have high-functioning autism

  • Social Toll of Hearing Loss Could Be Cause for Alarm
    (11-Jun-2013)
    Higher rates of hospitalization, illness and depression for seniors reported in study

  • Chronic Illness Afflicts Most Childhood-Cancer Survivors, Study Finds
    (11-Jun-2013)
    Treatment-related lung and hearing problems common at age 45

  • Social Toll of Hearing Loss Could Be Cause for Alarm
    (11-Jun-2013)
    Higher rates of hospitalization, illness and depression for seniors reported in study

  • Health Tip: Devices to Help You Hear Better
    (27-May-2013)
    Gadgets for the phone, TV or doorbell

  • Health Tip: Devices to Help You Hear Better
    (27-May-2013)
    Gadgets for the phone, TV or doorbell

  • Cellphone Use May Reveal Your 'Dominant Brain'
    (17-May-2013)
    People with left-brain dominance tend to listen with right ear, and vice-versa, study finds

  • Noisy Operating Rooms May Jeopardize Patient Safety
    (15-May-2013)
    Chatter, music and equipment sounds reduced surgeons' speech comprehension in small study

  • Everyday Noise Levels May Affect the Heart
    (09-May-2013)
    Even not-so-loud sounds seemed to raise people's heart rate in small study

  • Preemies' Increased Survival Comes With No Rise in Disabilities: Study
    (30-Apr-2013)
    Still, better care recommended for very early babies, researchers say

  • Hear This: 3-D Printing Creates Lifelike Artificial Ears
    (20-Feb-2013)
    The prosthetics look and feel like the real thing, and could help accident victims or those with cancer

  • Stressed-Out Women May Be More Sensitive to Sounds
    (03-Feb-2013)
    Day-to-day noises like rattling cutlery can seem ear-piercing, study finds

  • Hearing Loss May Hasten Mental Decline
    (21-Jan-2013)
    Study found seniors who struggled with hearing had earlier problems with thinking skills

  • Hearing Restored in Mice With Noise-Induced Deafness
    (09-Jan-2013)
    Researchers hope that treating damaged hair cells of inner ear might someday help people with hearing loss

  • Hearing Restored in Mice With Noise-Induced Deafness
    (09-Jan-2013)
    Researchers hope that treating damaged hair cells of inner ear might someday help people with hearing loss

  • Researchers Discover Gene Defect Linked to Deafness
    (01-Oct-2012)
    Genetic mutation associated with hearing loss in Usher syndrome type 1 and other cases, study says

  • Researchers Discover Gene Defect Linked to Deafness
    (01-Oct-2012)
    Genetic mutation associated with hearing loss in Usher syndrome type 1 and other cases, study says

  • Noisy Bars May Threaten Workers' Hearing
    (28-Sep-2012)
    Club managers need to comply with regulations, researcher says

  • Noisy Bars May Threaten Workers' Hearing
    (28-Sep-2012)
    Club managers need to comply with regulations, researcher says

  • Tick in Man's Ear Gives Him Tinnitus
    (21-Sep-2012)
    European report tells tale of insect attached to eardrum

  • Human Stem Cells Restore Hearing to Deaf Gerbils in Study
    (12-Sep-2012)
    Next step is to determine if procedure is safe and recovery persists

  • Human Stem Cells Restore Hearing to Deaf Gerbils in Study
    (12-Sep-2012)
    Next step is to determine if procedure is safe and recovery persists

  • Listening Aids May Help Boost Dyslexic Kids' Reading Skills
    (06-Sep-2012)
    Devices seem to improve brain's recognition of sounds, study finds

  • Health Tip: When Children Develop Hearing Loss
    (21-Aug-2012)
    Here are common warning signs

  • Health Tip: When Children Develop Hearing Loss
    (21-Aug-2012)
    Here are common warning signs

  • Not Enough Data to Advise Routine Hearing Screens for Older People: Experts
    (13-Aug-2012)
    Hearing loss affects up to 40 percent of adults aged 50 and older

  • HIV Exposure Before Birth May Raise Kids' Risk of Hearing Loss
    (22-Jun-2012)
    HIV-positive children most likely to have problems with sound transmission, study found

  • C-Section Babies May Be More Likely to Fail First Hearing Test
    (12-Jun-2012)
    Experts concur parents should not be alarmed by finding, as problem is typically temporary

  • C-Section Babies May Be More Likely to Fail First Hearing Test
    (12-Jun-2012)
    Experts concur parents should not be alarmed by finding, as problem is typically temporary

  • Health Tip: Signs That You Have a Hearing Problem
    (06-Jun-2012)
    If you can't hear when on the phone

  • Health Tip: Signs That You Have a Hearing Problem
    (06-Jun-2012)
    If you can't hear when on the phone

  • Can You Hear Me Now?
    (25-May-2012)
    Rock concerts may put teens' hearing at risk, study says

  • Can You Hear Me Now?
    (25-May-2012)
    Rock concerts may put teens' hearing at risk, study says

  • Combo Therapy May Help Ease 'Ringing in the Ears'
    (25-May-2012)
    Tinnitus can be frustrating for patients, hard to treat, researchers say

  • Deaf People Have More Mental Health Problems, Less Access to Care
    (16-Mar-2012)
    Review finds patients need doctors skilled at communication

  • Health Tip: What Causes Hearing Loss?
    (14-Mar-2012)
    Here are some common causes

  • Health Tip: What Causes Hearing Loss?
    (14-Mar-2012)
    Here are some common causes

  • Hearing Loss Triples Risk of Falling: Study
    (28-Feb-2012)
    Impaired hearing might reduce awareness of overall environment

  • Millions of Americans Have Untreated Hearing Loss: Study
    (15-Feb-2012)
    Many people think the condition is inevitable and not a major concern, study finds

  • Millions of Americans Have Untreated Hearing Loss: Study
    (15-Feb-2012)
    Many people think the condition is inevitable and not a major concern, study finds

  • Millions of Americans Have Untreated Hearing Loss: Study
    (15-Feb-2012)
    Many people think the condition is inevitable and not a major concern, study finds

  • Health Tip: When You Can't Hear
    (07-Feb-2012)
    How family and friends can help

  • Health Tip: When You Can't Hear
    (07-Feb-2012)
    How family and friends can help

  • Diabetes Takes Toll on Women's Hearing: Study
    (03-Feb-2012)
    Especially in women over 60, hearing is much worse for those with poorly controlled disease

  • Diabetes Takes Toll on Women's Hearing: Study
    (03-Feb-2012)
    Especially in women over 60, hearing is much worse for those with poorly controlled disease

  • Scientists Use Brain Waves to Eavesdrop on the Mind
    (01-Feb-2012)
    Computer model seeks to decode heard language, but research is preliminary

  • Injuries to Pedestrians Wearing Headphones Tripled Since 2004
    (17-Jan-2012)
    Unaware of surroundings, they're hit by cars, even trains, report says

  • Injuries to Pedestrians Wearing Headphones Tripled Since 2004
    (17-Jan-2012)
    Unaware of surroundings, they're hit by cars, even trains, report says

  • Deaf 'Signers' Quick to Interpret Body Language: Study
    (14-Jan-2012)
    Hearing-impaired show skill in detecting others' subtle gestures

  • Deaf 'Signers' Quick to Interpret Body Language: Study
    (14-Jan-2012)
    Hearing-impaired show skill in detecting others' subtle gestures

  • Children Exposed to HIV Before Birth at Risk for Language Delay
    (12-Jan-2012)
    Researchers recommend routine screening for communication problems

  • MP3 Players May Be Major Source of Hearing Loss
    (30-Dec-2011)
    Study of New York City commuters found 90 percent to be at risk of ear damage

  • MP3 Players May Be Major Source of Hearing Loss
    (30-Dec-2011)
    Study of New York City commuters found 90 percent to be at risk of ear damage

  • Hearing Devices More Apt to Fail in Children Who Had Meningitis
    (22-Dec-2011)
    Once cochlear implants were replaced, hearing improvement returned, study finds

  • Noisy Toys Might Harm Kids' Hearing
    (22-Dec-2011)
    If held too close to the ear, these toys might cause permanent damage, researchers say

  • Hearing Devices More Apt to Fail in Children Who Had Meningitis
    (22-Dec-2011)
    Once cochlear implants were replaced, hearing improvement returned, study finds

  • Did Beethoven's Hearing Loss Shape His Compositions?
    (21-Dec-2011)
    Dutch researchers speculate that he favored notes he could hear better as he became more deaf

  • Did Beethoven's Hearing Loss Shape His Compositions?
    (21-Dec-2011)
    Dutch researchers speculate that he favored notes he could hear better as he became more deaf

  • Scientists Probe the Origins of Dyslexia
    (21-Dec-2011)
    Differences in how people process sounds might be one cause of this learning disability, study suggests

  • Extra Help Enhances Holidays for Older Relatives
    (18-Dec-2011)
    Some thoughtful preparation can let everyone participate and celebrate

  • Steroids May Boost Survival for Very Preemie Babies
    (06-Dec-2011)
    New study also found reduced risk of brain injury for preterm infants

  • Health Tip: Protect Your Hearing
    (14-Nov-2011)
    Use ear plugs in loud environments

  • Hearing Loss Far More Common Than Expected
    (14-Nov-2011)
    Nearly one-fifth of Americans aged 12 and older show significant impairment

  • Health Tip: Protect Your Hearing
    (14-Nov-2011)
    Use ear plugs in loud environments

  • Secondhand Smoke Linked to Hearing Loss in Teens
    (18-Jul-2011)
    Children exposed to it may need to be screened for auditory problems, researchers say

  • Secondhand Smoke Linked to Hearing Loss in Teens
    (18-Jul-2011)
    Children exposed to it may need to be screened for auditory problems, researchers say

  • Men May Have Better 'Cocktail Party' Hearing
    (06-Jul-2011)
    But women outperform men when locating one specific sound, researchers find

  • Many Pediatricians Aren't Testing Tots for Developmental Delays
    (27-Jun-2011)
    More than half aren't using standardized screening methods for kids under 3, study finds

  • Saliva Test Spots Virus That Can Cause Hearing Loss in Newborns
    (02-Jun-2011)
    Study found it outperformed heel prick test currently used to diagnose CMV infection

  • Blind People May Be Able to Use Echoes to Identify Objects
    (26-May-2011)
    Echolocation uses 'visual' part of brain to process sound, navigate surroundings, study finds

  • Underwater, Humans Hear Through Their Bones
    (24-May-2011)
    Navy study finds people can hear far higher pitched sounds in a different way

  • Underwater, Humans Hear Through Their Bones
    (24-May-2011)
    Navy study finds people can hear far higher pitched sounds in a different way

  • U.S. Rates of Autism, ADHD Continue to Rise: Report
    (23-May-2011)
    Study finds 1 in 6 kids now have a developmental disability, perhaps due to better diagnosis

  • Straight or Gay? Vowels in Speech May Give it Away
    (20-May-2011)
    Study found that strangers quickly picked up on sexual orientation via vocal cues

  • Musicians Maintain Memory, Hearing as They Age
    (12-May-2011)
    'Sound' training may help them hear speech in noisy settings, improve recall, research suggests

  • Inner Ear Can 'Store' Recent Sounds, Study Finds
    (05-Apr-2011)
    Vibrations in the ear continue briefly after a sound has ended, researchers say

  • Newborn Screenings May Miss Hearing Loss in Some Kids
    (21-Mar-2011)
    One-third of children who received cochlear implants had passed initial hearing test, study says

  • Newborn Screenings May Miss Hearing Loss in Some Kids
    (21-Mar-2011)
    One-third of children who received cochlear implants had passed initial hearing test, study says

  • Newborn Screenings May Miss Hearing Loss in Some Kids
    (21-Mar-2011)
    One-third of children who received cochlear implants had passed initial hearing test, study says

  • Could a Type of Ear Infection Help Make Kids Obese?
    (21-Mar-2011)
    Chronic infection with fluid might alter taste, causing children to eat more, study suggests

  • Small Study Finds Hearing Loss in 1 in 4 College Students
    (18-Mar-2011)
    Unexpected result may be due to the use of personal music players, researchers say

  • Small Study Finds Hearing Loss in 1 in 4 College Students
    (18-Mar-2011)
    Unexpected result may be due to the use of personal music players, researchers say

  • Small Study Finds Hearing Loss in 1 in 4 College Students
    (18-Mar-2011)
    Unexpected result may be due to the use of personal music players, researchers say

  • Hearing Loss Seems to Affect Fewer Blacks Than Whites
    (02-Mar-2011)
    Skin pigmentation may protect the inner ear, researcher says

  • Hearing Loss Seems to Affect Fewer Blacks Than Whites
    (02-Mar-2011)
    Skin pigmentation may protect the inner ear, researcher says

  • Hearing Loss Seems to Affect Fewer Blacks Than Whites
    (02-Mar-2011)
    Skin pigmentation may protect the inner ear, researcher says

  • Health Tip: Diabetes May Contribute to Hearing Loss
    (28-Feb-2011)
    Take note of these warning signs

  • Health Tip: Diabetes May Contribute to Hearing Loss
    (28-Feb-2011)
    Take note of these warning signs

  • Bone-Anchored Hearing Aids May Benefit Kids
    (21-Feb-2011)
    Small study finds the devices especially helpful for learning

  • Hearing Loss Common Among Middle-Aged Adults: Study
    (21-Feb-2011)
    Healthy lifestyles may prevent or delay the problem, researchers say

  • Bone-Anchored Hearing Aids May Benefit Kids
    (21-Feb-2011)
    Small study finds the devices especially helpful for learning

  • Bone-Anchored Hearing Aids May Benefit Kids
    (21-Feb-2011)
    Small study finds the devices especially helpful for learning

  • Hearing Loss Common Among Middle-Aged Adults: Study
    (21-Feb-2011)
    Healthy lifestyles may prevent or delay the problem, researchers say

  • Study Suggests Hearing Loss-Dementia Link
    (14-Feb-2011)
    Greater the loss, greater the risk, say researchers, noting finding is preliminary

  • On-the-Job Hearing Loss Keeping Workers Awake
    (27-Jan-2011)
    Loud workplace noise may lead to tinnitus, other problems that can affect sleep, study finds

  • Riding With the Top Down May Put Hearing at Risk
    (14-Jan-2011)
    Long drives at speeds over 55 mph expose most convertible passengers to unhealthy noise levels

  • Animal Study Finds Nerve Stimulation May Thwart Tinnitus
    (12-Jan-2011)
    Treatment in rats stops, rather than masks, the problem, researchers say

  • Animal Study Finds Nerve Stimulation May Thwart Tinnitus
    (12-Jan-2011)
    Treatment in rats stops, rather than masks, the problem, researchers say

  • Hearing Loss Rising Among Teen Girls, Study Finds
    (28-Dec-2010)
    Increasing, unprotected exposure to loud club and concert music may be to blame, researchers say

  • Hearing Loss Rising Among Teen Girls, Study Finds
    (28-Dec-2010)
    Increasing, unprotected exposure to loud club and concert music may be to blame, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Help Prevent Hearing Loss
    (14-Dec-2010)
    Take these precautions

  • Health Tip: Help Prevent Hearing Loss
    (14-Dec-2010)
    Take these precautions

  • Teens' Poor Health Linked to Fewer Friends
    (07-Dec-2010)
    It's unknown which comes first, but sick kids less likely to have big social network at school, study finds

  • Hearing Loss in Elderly May Be Linked to Folate Deficiency
    (01-Dec-2010)
    Too little folic acid seems to affect auditory system, study finds

  • Hearing Loss in Elderly May Be Linked to Folate Deficiency
    (01-Dec-2010)
    Too little folic acid seems to affect auditory system, study finds

  • Health Tip: Does Your Child Have Mastoiditis?
    (29-Nov-2010)
    Common signs of the infection

  • Health Tip: Getting Used to Your Hearing Aid
    (03-Nov-2010)
    Suggestions to make the adjustment easier

  • Health Tip: Getting Used to Your Hearing Aid
    (03-Nov-2010)
    Suggestions to make the adjustment easier

  • Newborn Hearing Tests More Effective Than Later Screening
    (19-Oct-2010)
    Kids tested two weeks after birth do better than those tested at 9 months, researchers find

  • Newborn Hearing Tests More Effective Than Later Screening
    (19-Oct-2010)
    Kids tested two weeks after birth do better than those tested at 9 months, researchers find

  • Quick Action Can Restore Hearing After Meningitis-Induced Deafness
    (18-Oct-2010)
    Doing cochlear implants before cochlea hardens into bone is key, researchers say

  • Mouse Study Sheds Light on Hearing Loss in Aging Humans
    (17-Oct-2010)
    Gene research might lead to drugs to preserve auditory function, study suggests

  • Mouse Study Sheds Light on Hearing Loss in Aging Humans
    (17-Oct-2010)
    Gene research might lead to drugs to preserve auditory function, study suggests

  • Health Tip: Is Earwax a Problem?
    (11-Oct-2010)
    Here are some suggestions

  • Health Tip: Is Earwax a Problem?
    (11-Oct-2010)
    Here are some suggestions

  • Chronic Kidney Disease Might Affect Hearing
    (06-Oct-2010)
    Older patients more likely than their peers to develop hearing loss, researchers find

  • Chronic Kidney Disease Might Affect Hearing
    (06-Oct-2010)
    Older patients more likely than their peers to develop hearing loss, researchers find

  • Testosterone Could Boost Health of Heart Failure Patients
    (05-Oct-2010)
    Hormone seemed to help women but more study is needed, researchers say

  • Personal Music Players Damage Hearing Over Time
    (31-Aug-2010)
    Study found dramatic increase in hearing loss among teen girls who used them

  • Personal Music Players Damage Hearing Over Time
    (31-Aug-2010)
    Study found dramatic increase in hearing loss among teen girls who used them

  • Personal Music Players Damage Hearing Over Time
    (31-Aug-2010)
    Study found dramatic increase in hearing loss among teen girls who used them

  • Study Reveals New Clue to Sign Language
    (30-Aug-2010)
    Lip movements when signing connect to spoken language rather than to signs, researchers find

  • Study Reveals New Clue to Sign Language
    (30-Aug-2010)
    Lip movements when signing connect to spoken language rather than to signs, researchers find

  • 1 in 5 U.S. Teens Has Developed Hearing Loss
    (17-Aug-2010)
    Overuse of MP3 players is the likely cause, a leading expert suggests

  • 1 in 5 U.S. Teens Has Developed Hearing Loss
    (17-Aug-2010)
    Overuse of MP3 players is the likely cause, a leading expert suggests

  • Can Hands-On Prayer Help Heal?
    (05-Aug-2010)
    African study in sight- and hearing-impaired people suggests it might, even if through placebo effect

  • Economic Status May Affect Kids' Hearing Aid Care
    (20-Jul-2010)
    Medicaid patients experience more problems after cochlear implant, report shows

  • Can Cell Phones Cause Another Kind of Ringing?
    (20-Jul-2010)
    Small study spots link -- but not causal relationship -- with tinnitus; outside expert calls the research flawed

  • Economic Status May Affect Kids' Hearing Aid Care
    (20-Jul-2010)
    Medicaid patients experience more problems after cochlear implant, report shows

  • Economic Status May Affect Kids' Hearing Aid Care
    (20-Jul-2010)
    Medicaid patients experience more problems after cochlear implant, report shows

  • Can Cell Phones Cause Another Kind of Ringing?
    (20-Jul-2010)
    Small study spots link -- but not causal relationship -- with tinnitus; outside expert calls the research flawed

  • MP3 Players Might Harm Hearing
    (21-Jun-2010)
    Prolonged listening at loud volume may lead to temporary and later irreversible loss, experts say

  • Ear Tubes Appear to Be Safe Before Cochlear Implantation
    (21-Jun-2010)
    No adverse effects noted in pediatric study

  • MP3 Players Might Harm Hearing
    (21-Jun-2010)
    Prolonged listening at loud volume may lead to temporary and later irreversible loss, experts say

  • Race Car Fans Develop Special Hearing Abilities
    (31-May-2010)
    They can identify many vehicles by engine sounds alone, study shows

  • Summer Sounds Can Lead to Hearing Loss
    (22-May-2010)
    Expert urges people to protect their ears when going to firework displays, concerts

  • Viagra Linked to Hearing Loss
    (19-May-2010)
    Study found men on medication were twice as likely to develop problem

  • Viagra Linked to Hearing Loss
    (19-May-2010)
    Study found men on medication were twice as likely to develop problem

  • Younger Is Better When Getting Cochlear Implants
    (18-May-2010)
    Post-surgical improvements on hearing tests greater in those under 65, study finds

  • Younger Is Better When Getting Cochlear Implants
    (18-May-2010)
    Post-surgical improvements on hearing tests greater in those under 65, study finds

  • Younger Is Better When Getting Cochlear Implants
    (18-May-2010)
    Post-surgical improvements on hearing tests greater in those under 65, study finds

  • Effort to Cure Some Types of Hearing Loss Gets Big Boost
    (13-May-2010)
    Scientists used mice to create functional inner-ear cells

  • Effort to Cure Some Types of Hearing Loss Gets Big Boost
    (13-May-2010)
    Scientists used mice to create functional inner-ear cells

  • Health Tip: Coping With Hearing Loss
    (05-May-2010)
    Suggestions for people with below-average hearing

  • Health Tip: Coping With Hearing Loss
    (05-May-2010)
    Suggestions for people with below-average hearing

  • Health Tip: Coping With Hearing Loss
    (05-May-2010)
    Suggestions for people with below-average hearing

  • Ear Damage a Downside of Roller Coaster Rides
    (03-May-2010)
    Rapid acceleration can cause pain, temporary hearing loss, experts say

  • Ear Damage a Downside of Roller Coaster Rides
    (03-May-2010)
    Rapid acceleration can cause pain, temporary hearing loss, experts say

  • Early Surgery Best for Children With Hearing Loss
    (23-Apr-2010)
    Cochlear implants yielded best results when put in those younger than 18 months

  • Early Surgery Best for Children With Hearing Loss
    (23-Apr-2010)
    Cochlear implants yielded best results when put in those younger than 18 months

  • Early Surgery Best for Children With Hearing Loss
    (23-Apr-2010)
    Cochlear implants yielded best results when put in those younger than 18 months

  • DNA Test Misses Virus That Causes Hearing Loss
    (13-Apr-2010)
    Saliva test still better for detecting CMV in newborns, study finds

  • DNA Test Misses Virus That Causes Hearing Loss
    (13-Apr-2010)
    Saliva test still better for detecting CMV in newborns, study finds

  • Implanted Hearing System Approved
    (17-Mar-2010)
    To treat senorineural hearing loss

  • Implanted Hearing System Approved
    (17-Mar-2010)
    To treat senorineural hearing loss

  • Health Tip: Hearing Loss May Be Temporary
    (26-Feb-2010)
    Here are some potential causes

  • Health Tip: Hearing Loss May Be Temporary
    (26-Feb-2010)
    Here are some potential causes

  • Device Helps Kids With Single-Sided Deafness
    (18-Feb-2010)
    In study, bone-anchored hearing aids boosted hearing in such children

  • Device Helps Kids With Single-Sided Deafness
    (18-Feb-2010)
    In study, bone-anchored hearing aids boosted hearing in such children

  • Tinnitus Not Usually an Inherited Condition
    (17-Feb-2010)
    Study of thousands of families finds no consistent genetic link

  • Scientists Decipher How Brain Handles Silence
    (11-Feb-2010)
    It uses a distinct mechanism to spot moments when sound ends

  • Scientists Decipher How Brain Handles Silence
    (11-Feb-2010)
    It uses a distinct mechanism to spot moments when sound ends

  • Voice Control Needs Time to Develop After Cochlear Implant
    (18-Jan-2010)
    But complications can occur years after surgery, researchers find

  • Voice Control Needs Time to Develop After Cochlear Implant
    (18-Jan-2010)
    But complications can occur years after surgery, researchers find

  • Voice Control Needs Time to Develop After Cochlear Implant
    (18-Jan-2010)
    But complications can occur years after surgery, researchers find

  • After Cochlear Implant, Music Therapy May Aid Speech
    (08-Jan-2010)
    Toddlers exposed to musical activities were more communicative, study finds

  • After Cochlear Implant, Music Therapy May Aid Speech
    (08-Jan-2010)
    Toddlers exposed to musical activities were more communicative, study finds

  • After Cochlear Implant, Music Therapy May Aid Speech
    (08-Jan-2010)
    Toddlers exposed to musical activities were more communicative, study finds

  • Doctors Urge Parents to Lower Volume Controls on Holiday Electronics
    (21-Dec-2009)
    Many music players have maximum levels that could cause hearing loss

  • Early Treatment of Hearing, Vision Helps in Schizophrenia
    (11-Dec-2009)
    Identifying sensory problems before onset of complex disease symptoms benefits patients, study finds

  • Dyslexia May Make It Tough to Tune Out School Noise
    (11-Nov-2009)
    But sitting in front of teacher or using wireless technologies might help, experts say

  • Testicular Cancer Survivors Face Other Ills
    (28-Oct-2009)
    Treatment can cause long-term neurological, circulatory problems, study finds

  • As Teens Plug In, Parents Fret
    (08-Oct-2009)
    Worries are justified, say hearing loss experts who urge prevention

  • As Teens Plug In, Parents Fret
    (08-Oct-2009)
    Worries are justified, say hearing loss experts who urge prevention

  • Noise Hurts Men's Hearing More, Study Shows
    (05-Oct-2009)
    Married white guys are especially at risk for noise-induced hearing loss, research finds

  • Noise Hurts Men's Hearing More, Study Shows
    (05-Oct-2009)
    Married white guys are especially at risk for noise-induced hearing loss, research finds

  • Infant Head-Flattening Linked to Ear Infections
    (24-Sep-2009)
    Recommended back-sleeping could have downside, study suggests

  • Infant Head-Flattening Linked to Ear Infections
    (24-Sep-2009)
    Recommended back-sleeping could have downside, study suggests

  • Cancer Drug Shrinks Benign Tumors That Steal Hearing
    (11-Sep-2009)
    Avastin returned sound to young adults with acoustic neuromas

  • Computers Might Make Learning Lip Reading Easier
    (11-Sep-2009)
    Deaf and hard-of-hearing may benefit from electronic assistance, researchers say

  • Computers Might Make Learning Lip Reading Easier
    (11-Sep-2009)
    Deaf and hard-of-hearing may benefit from electronic assistance, researchers say

  • People Still Pumping Up the Volume
    (22-Jul-2009)
    Most would turn music down if doctor told them to, survey finds

  • People Still Pumping Up the Volume
    (22-Jul-2009)
    Most would turn music down if doctor told them to, survey finds

  • Drug Shows Promise in Nervous-System Tumor Treatment
    (08-Jul-2009)
    In small study, some patients had their hearing restored

  • Drug Shows Promise in Nervous-System Tumor Treatment
    (08-Jul-2009)
    In small study, some patients had their hearing restored

  • Health Tip: Wax Buildup May Cause Hearing Loss
    (03-Jul-2009)
    Signs that you should visit the doctor

  • Health Tip: Wax Buildup May Cause Hearing Loss
    (03-Jul-2009)
    Signs that you should visit the doctor

  • Cystic Fibrosis Treatment May Cause Hearing Loss
    (02-Jul-2009)
    Ear evaluation urged for youngsters taking common antibacterial medication

  • Cystic Fibrosis Treatment May Cause Hearing Loss
    (02-Jul-2009)
    Ear evaluation urged for youngsters taking common antibacterial medication

  • Messages Heard Better in the Right Ear
    (26-Jun-2009)
    Noisy nightclub experiments show a bias against left-side listening

  • Subway Noise May Threaten Riders' Hearing
    (19-Jun-2009)
    Chances of hearing loss exist for other mass transit users, too, researchers warn

  • Subway Noise May Threaten Riders' Hearing
    (19-Jun-2009)
    Chances of hearing loss exist for other mass transit users, too, researchers warn

  • Hearing Loss Tops Parents' Concern for Kids
    (01-May-2009)
    Damage from loud external noises puts 3 million youngsters under 18 at risk, group says

  • Hearing Loss Tops Parents' Concern for Kids
    (01-May-2009)
    Damage from loud external noises puts 3 million youngsters under 18 at risk, group says

  • Hispanic Children More Likely to Have Hearing Loss
    (03-Apr-2009)
    Second study finds rare eye disease missed, mistreated among urban youngsters

  • Hispanic Children More Likely to Have Hearing Loss
    (03-Apr-2009)
    Second study finds rare eye disease missed, mistreated among urban youngsters

  • Osteoporosis May Raise Risk for Vertigo
    (23-Mar-2009)
    Impaired calcium metabolism may be the link, researchers say

  • Yale Lab Discovers New Gene-Based Syndrome
    (19-Mar-2009)
    Mutation affects kidneys, brain and inner ear, study finds

  • Health Tip: Have Your Child's Hearing Checked
    (16-Mar-2009)
    When to see an audiologist

  • Health Tip: Have Your Child's Hearing Checked
    (16-Mar-2009)
    When to see an audiologist

  • Musicians' Brains Tuned to Emotions in Sound
    (13-Mar-2009)
    Finding suggests children with language disorders may benefit from tonal training

  • A Pill to Prevent Hearing Loss?
    (19-Feb-2009)
    Early research in animals suggests it might be possible

  • Eye Problems, Hearing Loss May Be Linked
    (17-Feb-2009)
    One gene mutation accounts for bulk of cases, study finds

  • Aging Brain May Contribute to Some Hearing Loss
    (17-Feb-2009)
    Reduction in size of auditory cortex might lead to problems, study suggests

  • Eye Problems, Hearing Loss May Be Linked
    (17-Feb-2009)
    One gene mutation accounts for bulk of cases, study finds

  • Deaf Children Can Create Own Sign Language
    (17-Feb-2009)
    It evolves in ways that are similar to verbal communication, Nicaraguan study shows

  • Newborns Feel the Rhythm
    (27-Jan-2009)
    Research suggests infants can detect off beats in music

  • How the Ear Protects Your Hearing
    (22-Jan-2009)
    Research provides insight into a built-in volume-control system

  • How the Ear Protects Your Hearing
    (22-Jan-2009)
    Research provides insight into a built-in volume-control system

  • Scans Show Sound-Processing Deficits in Autistic Kids
    (01-Dec-2008)
    Difficulty may underpin language, listening impairments found in disorder, study says

  • U.S. Gets a 'D' for Preterm Birth Rates
    (12-Nov-2008)
    March of Dimes says 18 states plus Puerto Rico and District of Columbia get failing grades

  • Mutant Mouse Gene Offers Clues to Hearing Loss
    (31-Oct-2008)
    Variant prevented ear hair cells from pumping out excess calcium, study finds

  • Mutant Mouse Gene Offers Clues to Hearing Loss
    (31-Oct-2008)
    Variant prevented ear hair cells from pumping out excess calcium, study finds

  • Health Tip: Have a Hearing Loss?
    (14-Oct-2008)
    Signs that your hearing may not be perfect

  • Health Tip: Have a Hearing Loss?
    (14-Oct-2008)
    Signs that your hearing may not be perfect

  • Health Tip: When Earwax Builds Up
    (07-Oct-2008)
    How to take care of it

  • Health Tip: When Earwax Builds Up
    (07-Oct-2008)
    How to take care of it

  • MRI Detects Soft Tissue Damage Affecting Kids' Hearing
    (16-Sep-2008)
    Scans could improve docs' ability to diagnose location of defects, study says

  • MRI Detects Soft Tissue Damage Affecting Kids' Hearing
    (16-Sep-2008)
    Scans could improve docs' ability to diagnose location of defects, study says

  • Prosthetic Ears Boost Hearing After Injury
    (15-Sep-2008)
    Not only restores aesthetics, but also improves speech recognition

  • Prosthetic Ears Boost Hearing After Injury
    (15-Sep-2008)
    Not only restores aesthetics, but also improves speech recognition

  • Prosthetic Ears Boost Hearing After Injury
    (15-Sep-2008)
    Not only restores aesthetics, but also improves speech recognition

  • Health Tip: Adjusting to a Hearing Aid
    (03-Sep-2008)
    Allow time to get used to it

  • Health Tip: Adjusting to a Hearing Aid
    (03-Sep-2008)
    Allow time to get used to it

  • Hearing Loss May Be More Widespread Than Thought
    (28-Jul-2008)
    White, Mexican-American men at highest risk, survey shows

  • Hearing Loss May Be More Widespread Than Thought
    (28-Jul-2008)
    White, Mexican-American men at highest risk, survey shows

  • Memory Problems Tied to Sound Processing Disorder
    (22-Jul-2008)
    Inability to filter out background noise may be indicator of mild impairment, study says

  • Hybrid Cars Pose Risk to Blind, Visually Impaired
    (21-Jul-2008)
    Virtually silent engines remove key cue to safety; group seeks legislative help

  • All Newborns Should Have Ears Screened, Task Force Says
    (18-Jul-2008)
    Up to 3 of every 1,000 U.S. babies born with hearing loss, experts note

  • All Newborns Should Have Ears Screened, Task Force Says
    (18-Jul-2008)
    Up to 3 of every 1,000 U.S. babies born with hearing loss, experts note

  • Health Tip: Protect Your Hearing
    (08-Jul-2008)
    Prevent hearing loss from too much noise

  • Health Tip: Protect Your Hearing
    (08-Jul-2008)
    Prevent hearing loss from too much noise

  • New Ear Tube Device Helps Treat Infections Faster
    (02-Jul-2008)
    Stainless steel rod reduces time of anesthesia, number of instruments inserted into canal

  • Sudden Hearing Loss May Portend Stroke
    (26-Jun-2008)
    It could foreshadow trouble by as much as 2 years, Taiwanese study suggests

  • Sprinters Closest to Starter's Pistol Have Edge
    (26-Jun-2008)
    Study says startle response sped up reactions

  • Sudden Hearing Loss May Portend Stroke
    (26-Jun-2008)
    It could foreshadow trouble by as much as 2 years, Taiwanese study suggests

  • Diabetes Might Help Spur Hearing Loss
    (16-Jun-2008)
    Study finds higher rate of impairment among diabetics

  • Diabetes Might Help Spur Hearing Loss
    (16-Jun-2008)
    Study finds higher rate of impairment among diabetics

  • Secret to Treating Tinnitus in Vets May Be Unlocked in Zebrafish
    (08-May-2008)
    Researcher trying different drugs to ease condition in water creature

  • Health Tip: Age Affects the Senses
    (12-Mar-2008)
    They become less acute as you get older

  • Eyes a Window to Hearing Loss?
    (19-Feb-2008)
    Pupils dilate in reaction to sounds, might be way to spot hearing problems, study finds

  • Eyes a Window to Hearing Loss?
    (19-Feb-2008)
    Pupils dilate in reaction to sounds, might be way to spot hearing problems, study finds

  • Campaign Targets Noise-Induced Hearing Loss in Kids
    (09-Feb-2008)
    Children, parents urged to turn down the volume on personal music players

  • Campaign Targets Noise-Induced Hearing Loss in Kids
    (09-Feb-2008)
    Children, parents urged to turn down the volume on personal music players

  • Ear Wax Softener Can Affect Hearing, Study Reports
    (01-Feb-2008)
    In animal study, Cerumenex also caused damage to eardrum and inner ear

  • Neural Insights Could Bring Better Cochlear Implants
    (19-Dec-2007)
    Key proteins help relay sound messages to the brain, experts explain

  • Neural Insights Could Bring Better Cochlear Implants
    (19-Dec-2007)
    Key proteins help relay sound messages to the brain, experts explain

  • Study Finds Cholesterol Fine-Tunes Hearing
    (14-Dec-2007)
    Research in rodents shows amount in outer hair cell membranes affects sound

  • Training, Experience Can Change How Brains Work
    (05-Nov-2007)
    Study comparing conductors and non-musicians shows that tuning out distractions can be learned

  • Health Tip: Caring For Your Hearing Aid
    (04-Sep-2007)
    You can help extend its life

  • Health Tip: Caring For Your Hearing Aid
    (04-Sep-2007)
    You can help extend its life

  • Health Tip: Wax Can Build up in the Ear
    (01-Aug-2007)
    It can lead to hearing loss

  • Newborn Hearing Test Might Point to SIDS Risk
    (31-Jul-2007)
    Babies who fell victim had scored lower on the test, study found

  • Most U.S. Newborns Now Screened for Genetic Disease
    (11-Jul-2007)
    State-by-state 'report card' shows rates nearly doubled in two years

  • U.S. Predicts Diabetes Epidemic to Go On Unchecked
    (24-Jun-2007)
    As cases increase, so will accompanying health problems, experts predict

  • Auditory Nerve Devices May Improve on Cochlear Implants
    (18-Jun-2007)
    The experimental implants avoid some drawbacks seen with cochlear models, study finds

  • Research Debunks Treatments for Sudden Hearing Loss
    (18-Jun-2007)
    Canadian analysis says flaws in 'landmark' study negate use of steroids, other therapies

  • Auditory Nerve Devices May Improve on Cochlear Implants
    (18-Jun-2007)
    The experimental implants avoid some drawbacks seen with cochlear models, study finds

  • Research Debunks Treatments for Sudden Hearing Loss
    (18-Jun-2007)
    Canadian analysis says flaws in 'landmark' study negate use of steroids, other therapies

  • Health Tip: Turn Down the Music
    (25-May-2007)
    And avoid hearing loss

  • Health Tip: Turn Down the Music
    (25-May-2007)
    And avoid hearing loss

  • Babies Can Discern Languages Through Visual Cues
    (24-May-2007)
    Speaker's facial expressions tell the tale, study suggests

  • Airbag Deployment Could Cause Permanent Hearing Loss: Study
    (16-Feb-2007)
    17% face increased risk, especially with windows rolled down, researchers find

  • Airbag Deployment Could Cause Permanent Hearing Loss: Study
    (16-Feb-2007)
    17% face increased risk, especially with windows rolled down, researchers find

  • Time, Steroids Usually Fix Sudden Hearing Loss
    (14-Feb-2007)
    Study finds this condition typically clears up within a month

  • Time, Steroids Usually Fix Sudden Hearing Loss
    (14-Feb-2007)
    Study finds this condition typically clears up within a month

  • Health Tip: Ruptured Eardrum
    (08-Feb-2007)
    It could lead to hearing loss

  • Younger Children May Benefit From Bone-Anchored Hearing Aids
    (19-Jan-2007)
    Researchers saw little difference in outcomes between 3- and 7-year-olds

  • Younger Children May Benefit From Bone-Anchored Hearing Aids
    (19-Jan-2007)
    Researchers saw little difference in outcomes between 3- and 7-year-olds

  • Younger Children May Benefit From Bone-Anchored Hearing Aids
    (19-Jan-2007)
    Researchers saw little difference in outcomes between 3- and 7-year-olds

  • Waiting for Ear Tubes Won't Affect Child Development
    (17-Jan-2007)
    The implanted devices are often used to ease persistent fluid build-up

  • Waiting for Ear Tubes Won't Affect Child Development
    (17-Jan-2007)
    The implanted devices are often used to ease persistent fluid build-up

  • Folic Acid May Slow Age-Related Hearing Loss
    (09-Jan-2007)
    However, the benefit seen in a study isn't significant, experts say

  • Folic Acid May Slow Age-Related Hearing Loss
    (09-Jan-2007)
    However, the benefit seen in a study isn't significant, experts say

  • Tinnitus Type Affects Severity, Symptoms
    (18-Dec-2006)
    Study found wide variance in this 'ringing in the ears'

  • Health Tip: Protect Your Ears
    (23-Oct-2006)
    Turn the volume down to prevent hearing loss

  • Watch the Volume on Your iPod
    (20-Oct-2006)
    Prolonged or loud use can lead to hearing loss, researchers warn

  • Hearing, Vision Loss Go Hand in Hand With Aging
    (11-Oct-2006)
    Australian study finds common risk factors contribute to both conditions

  • Hearing, Vision Loss Go Hand in Hand With Aging
    (11-Oct-2006)
    Australian study finds common risk factors contribute to both conditions

  • Health Tip: Deafness in Children
    (03-Oct-2006)
    Here are some common causes

  • Researchers Look for Vaccine to Treat Ear Infections
    (26-Sep-2006)
    Otitis media is No. 1 cause of childhood hearing loss

  • Bacterial Meningitis Puts Kids' Hearing at Risk
    (19-Sep-2006)
    One strain of the bug may pose a bigger threat, study shows

  • Bacterial Meningitis Puts Kids' Hearing at Risk
    (19-Sep-2006)
    One strain of the bug may pose a bigger threat, study shows

  • Hormone Therapy May Harm Hearing
    (05-Sep-2006)
    Progestin seems to be the culprit, study finds

  • Hormone Therapy May Harm Hearing
    (05-Sep-2006)
    Progestin seems to be the culprit, study finds

  • Health Tip: Get Used to Your Hearing Aid
    (30-Aug-2006)
    Your audiologist can help

  • Health Tip: Get Used to Your Hearing Aid
    (30-Aug-2006)
    Your audiologist can help

  • Nicotine Patch Use During Pregnancy May Put Baby at Risk
    (21-Jul-2006)
    In rat study, exposure to the chemical boosted odds for hearing trouble

  • Nicotine Patch Use During Pregnancy May Put Baby at Risk
    (21-Jul-2006)
    In rat study, exposure to the chemical boosted odds for hearing trouble

  • Earlier Is Better for Cochlear Implants
    (14-Jul-2006)
    Improved hearing in infancy boosts child's language skills, study finds

  • Health Tip: Explaining Tinnitus
    (04-Jul-2006)
    A persistent sound in the ears

  • U.S. Blacks Hear Better Than Whites
    (23-Jun-2006)
    And women's hearing usually beats that of men, study finds

  • Avoid Oral Antibiotics for 'Swimmer's Ear'
    (04-Jun-2006)
    New guidelines stress use of medicated ear drops instead

  • Study Focuses on Cochlear Implant Placement
    (02-Jun-2006)
    Implanting in one ear, and then the other ear later, might work best

  • Study Focuses on Cochlear Implant Placement
    (02-Jun-2006)
    Implanting in one ear, and then the other ear later, might work best

  • Newborn Hearing Tests Keep Kids' Language Skills on Track
    (17-May-2006)
    Screening spots problems early, so they can be overcome, study finds

  • Genes May Be Key to Hearing Loss
    (16-May-2006)
    A group on chromosome 3 may influence ear trouble in young and old, study finds

  • Health Tip: Tubes May Help Frequent Ear Infections
    (03-May-2006)
    A surgical alternative if other options fail

  • Aspirin Prevents Antibiotic-Linked Hearing Loss
    (26-Apr-2006)
    It could be a cheap, easy solution to a longstanding problem, experts say

  • Health Tip: Cochlear Implant May Help Profoundly Deaf
    (14-Mar-2006)
    Success depends on several factors

  • Pessimistic View on Aging Could Harm Hearing
    (10-Mar-2006)
    Elderly who view poor hearing as part of aging may not seek care, researchers say

  • Pessimistic View on Aging Could Harm Hearing
    (10-Mar-2006)
    Elderly who view poor hearing as part of aging may not seek care, researchers say

  • Procedure Spares Hearing After Acoustic Neuroma
    (09-Mar-2006)
    Excising these benign tumors from above the ear works best, study finds

  • Procedure Spares Hearing After Acoustic Neuroma
    (09-Mar-2006)
    Excising these benign tumors from above the ear works best, study finds

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis Doesn't Boost Risk for Hearing Loss
    (07-Mar-2006)
    Study finds no difference when compared to those without immune disorder

  • Turn Down the Music
    (03-Feb-2006)
    Expert warns that iPods, MP3 players can cause hearing loss if not used properly

  • Turn Down the Music
    (03-Feb-2006)
    Expert warns that iPods, MP3 players can cause hearing loss if not used properly

  • Drops Better than Pills for Chronic Ear Infections
    (30-Jan-2006)
    More effective at drying out ears, study finds

  • Drops Better than Pills for Chronic Ear Infections
    (30-Jan-2006)
    More effective at drying out ears, study finds

  • MRI Best for Cochlear Implant Diagnosis
    (16-Jan-2006)
    y used CT scan, study finds

  • MRI Best for Cochlear Implant Diagnosis
    (16-Jan-2006)
    y used CT scan, study finds

  • Not Music to Your Ears
    (13-Jan-2006)
    Cranked-up iPods could bring hearing loss, experts warn

  • Not Music to Your Ears
    (13-Jan-2006)
    Cranked-up iPods could bring hearing loss, experts warn

  • Loud Noises Linked to Benign Tumor
    (06-Jan-2006)
    The higher the decibels, the greater the risk of acoustic neuroma, study finds

  • Loud Noises Linked to Benign Tumor
    (06-Jan-2006)
    The higher the decibels, the greater the risk of acoustic neuroma, study finds

  • Healthy Aging: The 50s -- Time for Your Annual Checkup!
    (29-Dec-2005)
    Recommended screenings can be a lifesaver, experts say

  • Cochlear Implants Can Benefit the Elderly
    (20-Dec-2005)
    Age not a good yardstick for gauging who will benefit from the hearing devices, study finds

  • Cochlear Implants Can Benefit the Elderly
    (20-Dec-2005)
    Age not a good yardstick for gauging who will benefit from the hearing devices, study finds

  • How Cochlear Implants Help Restore Hearing
    (01-Dec-2005)
    The electronic devices stimulate damaged nerves, study finds

  • How Cochlear Implants Help Restore Hearing
    (01-Dec-2005)
    The electronic devices stimulate damaged nerves, study finds

  • New Cochlear Implant Surgery Safer, Less Invasive
    (26-Sep-2005)
    The new technique does away with need for an 'ear flap'

  • New Cochlear Implant Surgery Safer, Less Invasive
    (26-Sep-2005)
    The new technique does away with need for an 'ear flap'

  • Concert-Bound? Take Your Earplugs
    (23-Sep-2005)
    Hearing loss can result, whether the music is heavy metal or pop, study finds

  • Concert-Bound? Take Your Earplugs
    (23-Sep-2005)
    Hearing loss can result, whether the music is heavy metal or pop, study finds

  • 'Ringing in the Ear' May Respond to Alcoholism Drug
    (22-Sep-2005)
    But experts remain skeptical acamprosate will ease tinnitus

  • 'Ringing in the Ear' May Respond to Alcoholism Drug
    (22-Sep-2005)
    But experts remain skeptical acamprosate will ease tinnitus

  • Test Could Help Treat Hearing Loss
    (16-Sep-2005)
    Screen under development spots those with autoimmune-linked trouble

  • Test Could Help Treat Hearing Loss
    (16-Sep-2005)
    Screen under development spots those with autoimmune-linked trouble

  • Hearing Research Gets Big Boost
    (12-Sep-2005)
    Federal funds earmarked for three studies into age-related decline

  • Hearing Research Gets Big Boost
    (12-Sep-2005)
    Federal funds earmarked for three studies into age-related decline

  • Science Takes Note of Tone-Deafness
    (09-Sep-2005)
    For the first time, links between brain activity and inability to recognize pitch

  • Science Takes Note of Tone-Deafness
    (09-Sep-2005)
    For the first time, links between brain activity and inability to recognize pitch

  • Poor Hearing Can Impair Memory
    (18-Aug-2005)
    Brain's struggle to grasp speech comes at the expense of recall, experts say

  • Study: Newborn Hearing Tests Effective
    (18-Aug-2005)
    The screen is already mandatory in 32 states

  • Poor Hearing Can Impair Memory
    (18-Aug-2005)
    Brain's struggle to grasp speech comes at the expense of recall, experts say

  • Study: Newborn Hearing Tests Effective
    (18-Aug-2005)
    The screen is already mandatory in 32 states

  • Delayed Ear Tube Surgery Doesn't Delay Development
    (10-Aug-2005)
    Speech, language unaffected by the timing of procedure in healthy kids, study finds

  • Free Guide Helps Parents Spot Kid's Hearing Loss
    (17-Jul-2005)
    Experts estimate over a million pediatric cases go untreated in U.S.

  • Shhh! Baby's Learning
    (14-Jul-2005)
    Background noise slows infant's language acquisition, study finds

  • Health Tip: Are You Hearing Properly?
    (28-JUN-2005)
    Signs that you may need a hearing check

  • Health Tip: Are You Hearing Properly?
    (28-JUN-2005)
    Signs that you may need a hearing check

  • Health Tip: Turn Down the Volume
    (22-JUN-2005)
    Loud noise could damage your hearing

  • Health Tip: Turn Down the Volume
    (22-JUN-2005)
    Loud noise could damage your hearing

  • Ear Infection Vaccine Effort Underway
    (16-JUN-2005)
    Human trials expected within a year, organizers say

  • Language May Not Be Needed for 'Number Sense'
    (10-JUN-2005)
    Monkeys correctly matched up numerous sounds with same amount of objects

  • Microbe 'Biofilms' Cause Ear Infection
    (03-JUN-2005)
    The finding could lead to more effective treatments, experts say

  • Airplane Noise Hurts Kids' Reading and Memory
    (02-JUN-2005)
    Those exposed to constant airplane noise showed delayed reading abilities

  • Was Ear Disorder's Link to Pregnancy a Nazi Plot?
    (20-MAY-2005)
    Researcher disproves age-old medical assumption with new findings

  • Was Ear Disorder's Link to Pregnancy a Nazi Plot?
    (20-MAY-2005)
    Researcher disproves age-old medical assumption with new findings

  • CDC Declares End to U.S. Rubella Threat
    (16-MAY-2005)
    The virus was once a major cause of birth defects and deafness

  • Health Tip: Losing Your Hearing
    (10-MAY-2005)
    Know the warning signs

  • Health Tip: Losing Your Hearing
    (10-MAY-2005)
    Know the warning signs

  • Ear Tube Surgery Doesn't Harm Kids' Hearing
    (21-APR-2005)
    Procedures showed positive results 14 years later, study says

  • Ear Tube Surgery Doesn't Harm Kids' Hearing
    (21-APR-2005)
    Procedures showed positive results 14 years later, study says

  • Health Tip: Ringing in the Ears
    (07-APR-2005)
    What you can do about it

  • MTV Generation Not Attuned to Hearing Loss
    (04-APR-2005)
    Nearly two-thirds say ears are ringing as they leave rock concerts

  • MTV Generation Not Attuned to Hearing Loss
    (04-APR-2005)
    Nearly two-thirds say ears are ringing as they leave rock concerts

  • Repeat Tests Help Spot Newborn Hearing Loss
    (24-FEB-2005)
    But many states only require one screen, experts note

  • Repeat Tests Help Spot Newborn Hearing Loss
    (24-FEB-2005)
    But many states only require one screen, experts note

  • Gene Therapy Restores Hearing to Deaf Guinea Pigs
    (14-FEB-2005)
    Finding could lead to new treatments for human deafness, researchers say

  • Gene Therapy Restores Hearing to Deaf Guinea Pigs
    (14-FEB-2005)
    Finding could lead to new treatments for human deafness, researchers say

  • Researchers Root Out Hearing Loss Gene
    (13-JAN-2005)
    Mouse study finding could lead to hearing-restoration treatments for humans

  • Motorcycle Noise Poses Hearing Risk
    (08-DEC-2004)
    At full throttle, engines produce same decibel levels as rock concert, chainsaw

  • Smoking May Not Harm Hearing
    (17-NOV-2004)
    The findings run counter to previous research

  • Health Tip: This Sounds Scary
    (02-NOV-2004)
    A rare condition called 'exploding head syndrome'

  • Some Immigrant Mothers Need Child-Development Education
    (01-NOV-2004)
    Could help with speech, hearing problems, experts say

  • Scientists Find Molecular Key to Hearing
    (13-OCT-2004)
    Say it's the final link to understanding mysterious sense

  • Scientists Find Molecular Key to Hearing
    (13-OCT-2004)
    Say it's the final link to understanding mysterious sense

  • Health Tip: Turn the Sound Down!
    (28-SEP-2004)
    Loud noise may lead to hearing loss

  • Health Tip: Turn the Sound Down!
    (28-SEP-2004)
    Loud noise may lead to hearing loss

  • Kids Give Language Its Shape
    (16-SEP-2004)
    Study of deaf Nicaraguan children found they refined sign language

  • Ears Work in Stereo Before Brain Does
    (09-SEP-2004)
    They respond differently to certain stimuli, baby study says

  • Ears Work in Stereo Before Brain Does
    (09-SEP-2004)
    They respond differently to certain stimuli, baby study says

  • Health Tip: Ringing in the Ears
    (02-SEP-2004)
    You can prevent tinnitus

  • Pitch Is Key in Finding Source of Sounds
    (04-AUG-2004)
    Brain uses different methods to locate origin of noise

  • Pitch Is Key in Finding Source of Sounds
    (04-AUG-2004)
    Brain uses different methods to locate origin of noise

  • Pitch Is Key in Finding Source of Sounds
    (04-AUG-2004)
    Brain uses different methods to locate origin of noise

  • Early Blindness Sharpens Sense of Sound
    (14-JUL-2004)
    Brain compensate when vision loss occurs before age 2