Deafness

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Name: Deafness
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Sign language funding move questioned

A charity for deaf children is questioning the value of an $11 million funding boost for sign language.Education Minister Hekia Parata last month announced an investment over the next four years into sign language programmes and learning resources for ... [Published The Press NZ - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 3 reports

Hearing Speech and Deafness Center (HSDC) Names Lindsay Klarman as Executive Director

Klarman, selected as part of a national search, brings more than 15 years of relevant experience and non-profit leadership expertise to HSDC. She will lead the Western-Washington"I'm honored to join HSDC with its incredible reputation and 75-year history ... [Published Pettinga Financial Advisors - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

RFP: Deafness Resource Specialist – Tyler

RFP: Deafness Resource Specialist – Tyler For entities that would like to submit a proposal for the Deafness Resource Specialist contract in Tyler/HHSC Region IV: The State of Texas, by and through the Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services, ... [Published Deaf Network of Texas - Sep 06 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

RFP: Deafness Resource Specialist – Tyler

RFP: Deafness Resource Specialist – Tyler For entities that would like to submit a proposal for the Deafness Resource Specialist contract in Tyler/HHSC Region IV: The State of Texas, by and through the Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services, ... [Published Deaf Network of Texas - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

SIGNificance of Communicating Effectively

It's estimated there are as many as 50 members of the San Angelo community that are deaf. Without the ability to effectively communicate, a number of misinterpretations can be made; if this happens in a medical situation, the consequences can be dang ... [Published ConchoValleyHomepage.com - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

04.09 - Charity cyclists leave a trail of fresh air across Britain - SHEFFIELD

University of Sheffield team tackles 969 mile bike ride from Land’s End to John O’Groats Riders will wear special jerseys treated with a photo catalyst to purify the air Charity challenge will raise cash for Deafness Re A team of 20 brave cyclists from ... [Published MyScience - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

University Deafness experts in city get together

More than 200 ear specialists and clinicians who are fighting to find a cure for deafness gathered at Sheffield University for a major event.Scientists from across the globe discussed the latest pioneering hearing and deafness research being conducted ... [Published Sheffield Star - Sep 03 2014]
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]

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"However, under certain conditions those bacteria can migrate to the middle ear and cause an"
"I don't know why there's so much money going into New Zealand Sign Language when parents are choosing spoken language for their child" Johnston said
"I'm honored to join HSDC with its incredible reputation and 75-year history of helping those with speech and hearing needs in Western Washington"
...reputation and 75-year history of helping those with speech and hearing needs in Western Washington," says Klarman, HSDC's newly appointed director. "I feel fortunate to build upon the great work that has already been done, and to ensure everyone in our region can achieve life goals – through equal access communication. I look forward to working with our team, clients and partners to better serve the growing needs of our community."

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First-Plymouth opening new Deaf Church [Published Lincoln Journal Star - Sep 06 2014]
RFP: Deafness Resource Specialist – Tyler [Published Deaf Network of Texas - Sep 06 2014]
Study: Viral infection in nose can trigger midd... [Published EurekAlert! - Sep 05 2014]
Researchers from Soochow University Report Find... [Published Town Hall - Sep 05 2014]
RFP: Deafness Resource Specialist – Tyler [Published Deaf Network of Texas - Sep 04 2014]
04.09 - Charity cyclists leave a trail of fresh... [Published MyScience - Sep 04 2014]
SIGNificance of Communicating Effectively [Published ConchoValleyHomepage.com - Sep 04 2014]
University Deafness experts in city get together [Published Sheffield Star - Sep 03 2014]
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]
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Hearing Speech and Deafness Center (HSDC) Names... [Published PR Newswire: General Business - Sep 09 2014]
SEATTLE, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hearing Speech and Deafness Center (HSDC) today announced the appointment of a respected leader in the field of speech and hearing sciences, Lindsay Klarman as executive director. In her role, Klarman will be ...
RFP: Deafness Resource Specialist – Tyler [Published Deaf Network of Texas - Sep 06 2014]
RFP: Deafness Resource Specialist – Tyler For entities that would like to submit a proposal for the Deafness Resource Specialist contract in Tyler/HHSC Region IV: The State of Texas, by and through the Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services, ...
RFP: Deafness Resource Specialist – Tyler [Published Deaf Network of Texas - Sep 04 2014]
RFP: Deafness Resource Specialist – Tyler For entities that would like to submit a proposal for the Deafness Resource Specialist contract in Tyler/HHSC Region IV: The State of Texas, by and through the Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services, ...
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 ...
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