Deafness

Type: Keyphrase
Name: Deafness
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

GLAD Offers Fall ASL Classes

LOS ANGELES—The Greater Los Angeles Area on Deafness (GLAD) will be holding ASL classes for fall 2014. The classes are non-credit courses that will be held once a week for 10 weeks. The classes held will be two ASL I classes and one ASL II class.The first ... [Published Canyon News - Aug 28 2014]
Entities: Los Angeles, Deafness
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

The sound of silence

Single-sided deafness has the potential to dramatically impact patients' quality of life.Single-sided deafness refers to significant or total sensorineural hearing loss unilaterally. There are about 200 new cases of single-sided deafness per million inhabitants ... [Published Australian Doctor - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

The sound of a changed life

Nicola Field still remembers her fascination when she heard for the first time the pitter patter accompanying her footsteps as she walked down a wooden staircase. She was six years old and she had just been fitted with her first hearing aid.Ms Field has ... [Published Brisbane Times - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Daylesford Cinema caters for deal or hearing-impaired patrons

THE Daylesford Cinema has installed a hearing loop to ensure the venue is accessible to all residents. THE Daylesford Cinema has installed a hearing loop to ensure the venue is accessible to all residents. For many residents who wear hearing aids, a visit ... [Published Ballarat Courier - Aug 20 2014]
Entities: Oscar Wilde, Deafness, Deaf
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 2 reports

Free hearing checks at pharmacy for awareness week

Next week is Hearing Awareness Week, and Australian Hearing is celebrating the thousands of Australians who have positively overcome their hearing loss. Next week is Hearing Awareness Week, and Australian Hearing is celebrating the thousands of Australians ... [Published Cowra Guardian - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Journal of Audiology Studies: SoundBite Hearing System Offers Advantages Over Bone-Anchored Hearing Implants for Single-Sided Deafness Patients

Two recently published peer-reviewed studies suggest that the non-surgical SoundBite Hearing System can offer benefits over surgical, osseointegrated Bone-Anchored Hearing Implants (BAHI) for single-sided deafness patients.In its release, Sonitus Medical ... [Published Individual.com - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 3 reports

Studies Suggest SoundBite Hearing System Offers Advantages Over Bone-Anchored Hearing Implants for Single-Sided Deafness Patients

SAN MATEO, Calif.Published in the International Journal of Audiology, the first study by Moore et al., "Preliminary Comparison of Bone-Anchored Hearing Instruments and a Dental Device as Treatments for Unilateral Hearing Loss" reports on 9 single-sided ... [Published Bio-Medicine - Aug 12 2014]
Entities: Deafness, Implants, Patient
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

GLAD Hosts "Party Like A Virgo"

LOS ANGELES—On August 31, the Greater Los Angeles Area on Deafness (GLAD) will be hold their “Party Like a Virgo” event. The event will be a fundraiser supporting GLAD's domestic violence/homeless program.The fundraiser, which is being held during the ... [Published Canyon News - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 09 2014 - 1 reports

Study: HSV-1 Can Cause Sudden Deafness; CBCD Reviews the Medical Evidence

PRWeb"Infected with a herpes virus (such as HSV-1 or HSV-2)? The CBCD recommends taking Novirin or Gene-Eden-VIR ." - Greg Bennett, CBCDHerpesviruses, and other viruses, can cause complete and permanent deafness. According to the journal Neurology, "Sudden ... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

I'm Going Deaf Today (Single Sided Deafness, That...

at 3:07 am , by Liesl DenYes, literally! After 10 months of ear problems , I am heading into my 6th (and hopefully) final ear surgery this morning at Johns Hopkins. [You can read about the previous 5 surgeries to address my here.] My symptoms these past ... [Published Parents.com - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Deaf Children Australia

Media/Origin: TV / InternationalProduct Group: Public InterestAdvertiser: Advertiser: Deaf Children AustraliaThe Changing Face of DeafnessAdvert title(s): The Changing Face of DeafnessTVPublic InterestCreative Agency (Name, City, Country): 10FeetTall ... [Published Agencyfaqs! - Aug 07 2014]
Entities: Deafness, Country, Australia
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 2 reports

Loud noises change how brain processes speech

Ratings require JavaScript to be enabled. A new study shows for the first time that prolonged exposure to loud noisechanges how the brain processes speech, suggesting the damage such exposure causes is not limitedto physical changes in the ear ... [Published Medical News Today - Aug 05 2014]

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"It is disappointing to see that the Government continues to explore options for the sale of Australian Hearing, despite significant concern from families and health organisations. An important report on this issue, released today by Deafness Forum Australia, suggests the sale could have significant adverse impacts."
Dr de Pedro Ricoy's project, entitled "Translating cultures and the legislated mediation of indigenous rights in Peru" , to be conducted over 20 months (October 2014 - June 2016), has been awarded over £200,000...
...loss and you can function normally, you don't get that support because people don't realise you need it because it's so invisible," she said. "People don't realise the isolation it causes and the everyday difficulties people come up against simply because you cannot communicate effectively and easily."
Moore B, Popelka, GR, "Preliminary comparison of bone-anchored hearing instruments and a dental device as treatments for unilateral hearing loss" International Journal of Audiology. 2013, 10: 678-86

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Senate backs Greens motion on Hearing Awareness... [Published Australian Greens - Aug 28 2014]
GLAD Offers Fall ASL Classes [Published Canyon News - Aug 28 2014]
Hearing Awareness Week, ‘how loud is too loud?’ [Published View News - Aug 27 2014]
Around the town [Published Collie Mail - Aug 27 2014]
The sound of silence [Published Australian Doctor - Aug 26 2014]
Double AHRC funding success for Languages and I... [Published Noodls - Aug 25 2014]
Get a hearing check for Hearing Awareness Week [Published NewsMail - Aug 25 2014]
The sound of a changed life [Published Brisbane Times - Aug 22 2014]
SIU professor studies using chili peppers to he... [Published Southern Illinoisan - Aug 22 2014]
Daylesford Cinema caters for deal or hearing-im... [Published Ballarat Courier - Aug 20 2014]
Free hearing checks at pharmacy for awareness week [Published Cowra Guardian - Aug 19 2014]
IBMS Director Appointed to National Advisory Co... [Published Newswise - Aug 19 2014]
Charity bins railroaded as for-profit operator ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 19 2014]
Free hearing checks to mark awareness [Published Kiama Independent - Aug 19 2014]
Handbook of Diabetes, 4th Edition, Excerpt #7: ... [Published Diabetes in Control - Aug 19 2014]
Discover UCL summer school for D/deaf and hard ... [Published University College London - Aug 18 2014]
Journal of Audiology Studies: SoundBite Hearing... [Published Individual.com - Aug 18 2014]
Free health fair Wednesday at Bellingham Senior... [Published Bellingham Herald - Aug 17 2014]
BD Eye Study founder earns honor [Published Beaver Dam Daily Citizen - Aug 17 2014]
How I Failed to Become a Drone Pilot [Published Gizmodo - Aug 15 2014]
MTR : Appointment of New Member of the Executiv... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 15 2014]
New Projects Director Appointed [Published Noodls - Aug 15 2014]
Sources Sought Notice - NIDCD Drupal Platform a... [Published Insurance News Net - Aug 14 2014]
Hearing Awareness Week: Help offered to overcom... [Published Frankston Weekly - Aug 14 2014]
Studies Suggest SoundBite Hearing System Offers... [Published Arboretum Ventures - Aug 14 2014]
Studies Suggest SoundBite Hearing System Offers... [Published Bio-Medicine - Aug 12 2014]
Studies Suggest SoundBite Hearing System Offers... [Published Good Day Sacramento - Aug 12 2014]
Studies Suggest SoundBite Hearing System Offers... [Published PR Newswire: Entertainment & Media - Aug 12 2014]
GLAD Hosts "Party Like A Virgo" [Published Canyon News - Aug 12 2014]
Suzanne aims to swim the Channel [Published Warrington Worldwide - Aug 11 2014]
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Studies Suggest SoundBite Hearing System Offers... [Published PR Newswire: Entertainment & Media - Aug 12 2014]
SAN MATEO, Calif., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two recently published peer-reviewed studies suggest that the non-surgical SoundBite™ Hearing System can offer benefits over surgical, osseointegrated Bone-Anchored Hearing Implants (BAHI) for single-sided ...
Deadspin I Can't Stop Watching This Agonized Me... [Published Kotaku - Jul 11 2014]
Deadspin I Can't Stop Watching This Agonized Mets Fan's Performative Suffering | Gizmodo My Cyborg Ear: How a Surgeon and Titanium Cured My Lifelong Deafness | io9 Batgirl's New Uniform May Be The Best Damn Superheroine Outfit Ever | Lifehacker ...
Summertime and Hearing Risk [Published MedlinePlus Health News - Jul 03 2014]
Source: HealthDay - Related MedlinePlus Pages: Hearing Disorders and Deafness , Noise ...
The Dilemma Of Deafness, Ctd [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jun 05 2014]
Several hearing-impaired readers share their stories: I read your thoughtful piece about transgender issues and Laverne Cox and then scrolled down and see  “The Dilemma of Deafness.”  I actually said out loud, “Nooo!” The first part that made me ...
Job Opportunity: Counselor for Deafness or Hear... [Published Deaf Network of Texas - Jun 04 2014]
Job Opportunity: Counselor for Deafness or Hearing Loss – San Antonio The San Antonio North Field Office has posted a counselor position that will be responsible for serving a specialty caseload in working with consumers who experience Deafness or Hearing ...
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