Deafness

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Name: Deafness
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Noise-induced hearing loss alters brain responses to speech

Regular exposure to sounds greater than 100 decibels for more than a minute at a time may lead to permanent hearing loss, according to the National Institute of Deafness and Other Communication Disorders.Prolonged exposure to loud noise alters how the ... [Published Medical Xpress - 1 hour ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

DOUGLAS THANE ROMNEY CODY M.D., PHD

Douglas Thane Romney Cody, M.D., PhD, 82, passed away at his Jacksonville home after a long illness on July 17, 2014. Dr. Cody, an ENT physician and specialist in microsurgery of the ear, spent over 30 years with Mayo Clinic, rising to the position of ... [Published Beaches Leader - 10 hours ago]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Phoenix Leicester staff stage tour ride for good cause

tour de phoenix: Mike Anderson, left, and Jack Squires raising money for the Phoenix Access Cinema ProgrammeComments (0)Staff at a cinema celebrated the end of the Tour de France with a final stage ride of their own.Half a dozen employees of Phoenix, ... [Published Leicester Mercury - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Council say it is never to late to get back into fitness

It’s never too late to get that tracksuit back on – as men over 60 are proving at centres across St Helens.St Helens Council’s Sports Development team has teamed up with colleagues from Public Health to reach out and engage with males aged 60 plus in ... [Published St Helens Reporter - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Genes May Be Key to Language Delay in Kids

(HealthDay News) -- Twins' genes may play a greater role in language delay than their environment, according to a new study.Researchers found more evidence that language traits, such as vocabulary, putting words together and grammar, were largely inh ... [Published Bio-Medicine - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Hairpin DNA-Assisted Silicon/Silver-Based Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering Sensing Platform for Ultrahighly Sensitive and Specific Discrimination of Deafness Mutations in a Real System

Surface-enhanced Raman scattering (SERS) is well-recognized as a powerful analytical tool for ultrahighly sensitive detection of analytes. In this article, we present a kind of silicon-based SERS sensing platform made of a hairpin DNA-modified silver ... [Published Analytical Chemistry - Jul 24 2014]
Entities: Hairpin, Silicon, DNA
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

The benefits of music on our hearing

There is plenty written about the detriment of loud music because it can damage or even destroy our hearing. However, listening to music also has benefits. It is now known that the more we stimulate our brain the better our health will be. This affects ... [Published BellaOnline - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Mahama's Lamentations Over Donor Deafness

President John Dramani Mahama has taken his disappointment with the donor community or our development partners to the National House of Chiefs.Addressing Nananom in Kumasi last Wednesday, President Mahama conceded that the non-availability of the previously ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Rolex Funds Project to Test Newborns in India for Deafness

Neeti Kailas, a social entrepreneur who has formed a network of health-care professionals in India to use a device she co-created to diagnose and treat deafness among newborns, was one of five young visionaries under 30 years of age awarded 2014 Rolex ... [Published India-West - Jul 16 2014]
Entities: Rolex SA, Deafness, India
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

UC Davis Researchers' Discovery Has Implications for Developing Treatments for Deafness

Researchers at UC Davis School of Medicine have for the first time shown that a polysialylated glycoprotein that regulates neurodevelopment exists on the surface of cells in the adult inner ear. This biomarker of early cells allows researchers to identify ... [Published Bio-Medicine - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

New Technology Made for People Who Suffer from Single-Sided Deafness

Nearly 10 million Americans suffer from S.S.D single-sided deafness, it could be caused by a virus an accident or you can be born with it."About age 9 I had a childhood virus and when I recovered they didn't realize anything was wrong," said Neal Solomon, ... [Published Your News Now - Jul 14 2014]
Entities: Deafness, Deaf, Virus
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 2 reports

How a Surgeon and Titanium Cured My Lifelong Deafness

I've never been able to hear well. As a child, I was in and out of the hospital as doctors struggled to treat chronic ear infections that left me in throbbing pain and, eventually, relative silence. By the time I went to college, I had only one half-functioning ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 11 2014]
Entities: Deafness, Titanium, Surgeon

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...Michael Kilgard, co-author and Margaret Fonde Jonsson Professor in the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences. "Even the smaller MP3 players can reach volume levels that are highly damaging to the ear in a matter of minutes."
Bar worker Jack Squires, 27, of Braunstone Gate, Leicester, said: "I did about 45 miles and we did over 100 miles overall."
...is reduced due to the demands of caring for two toddlers," explained the study author Mabel Rice, a University of Kansas distinguished professor. "This should reassure busy parents who worry about giving sufficient individual attention to each child."
"We, however, must learn to pull ourselves up by our own bootstraps, it is in challenging things that one needs their best friends; unfortunately our development partners have not been as responsive to our home-grown fiscal stabilization policy as I would have hoped."

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Noise-induced hearing loss alters brain respons... [Published Medical Xpress - 1 hour ago]
Tinnitus [Published Australian Doctor - 9 hours ago]
DOUGLAS THANE ROMNEY CODY M.D., PHD [Published Beaches Leader - 10 hours ago]
CODIE Travels To San Clemente Street Faire [Published Canyon News - 23 hours ago]
Phoenix Leicester staff stage tour ride for goo... [Published Leicester Mercury - Jul 29 2014]
Council say it is never to late to get back int... [Published St Helens Reporter - Jul 29 2014]
Genes May Be Key to Language Delay in Kids [Published Bio-Medicine - Jul 25 2014]
Hairpin DNA-Assisted Silicon/Silver-Based Surfa... [Published Analytical Chemistry - Jul 24 2014]
The benefits of music on our hearing [Published BellaOnline - Jul 24 2014]
Mahama's Lamentations Over Donor Deafness [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 22 2014]
Twin study suggests language delay due more to ... [Published University of Kansas - Jul 21 2014]
Large Twin Study Suggests That Language Delay D... [Published Newswise - Jul 21 2014]
Margie Abbott's crash Auslan course [Published Parramatta Sun - Jul 21 2014]
Large twin study suggests that language delay d... [Published EurekAlert! - Jul 21 2014]
7/20/2014: City Health: I can hear too! [Published Hindustan Times - Jul 20 2014]
Former Mayo Clinic CEO Dr. Thane Cody: 1932-2014 [Published Florida Times-Union - Jul 20 2014]
Oil adulteration [Published Sangai Express - Jul 16 2014]
Amended California Special Education Regulation... [Published JD Supra - Jul 16 2014]
Rolex Funds Project to Test Newborns in India f... [Published India-West - Jul 16 2014]
UC Davis Researchers' Discovery Has Implication... [Published Bio-Medicine - Jul 16 2014]
National ENT institute to start operation today [Published Dhaka Tribune - Jul 14 2014]
Backtracking: Hucknall Dispatch headlines from ... [Published Hucknall Dispatch - Jul 14 2014]
New Technology Made for People Who Suffer from ... [Published Your News Now - Jul 14 2014]
Amazing Facebook Photos, a Cyborg Ear, a Magic ... [Published Gizmodo - Jul 12 2014]
How a Surgeon and Titanium Cured My Lifelong De... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 11 2014]
Deadspin I Can't Stop Watching This Agonized Me... [Published Kotaku - Jul 11 2014]
My Cyborg Ear: How a Surgeon and Titanium Cured... [Published Gizmodo - Jul 11 2014]
SLAPP’d in Los Angeles: What types of Lawsuits ... [Published JD Supra - Jul 10 2014]
Combine Solicitation - Cajal' Exhibit Panel Fab... [Published Insurance News Net - Jul 10 2014]
Hearing assistance [Published BellaOnline - Jul 10 2014]
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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 ...
The Dilemma Of Deafness [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jun 02 2014]
Sujata Gupta profiles the Reid family, who faced an unexpected ethical quandary when they realized their daughter Ellie was deaf: Parenting is full of big decisions. But in the first year or so of Ellie’s life, when other parents are focused on helping ...
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