Oticon has planned a series of events and humanitarian activities to celebrate its 110th anniversary.
Infants can tell the difference between sounds of all languages until about 8 months of age when their brains start to focus only on the sounds they hear around them.
Martin Pienkowski, PhD, has received a $20,000 grant from the Pennsylvania Lions Hearing Research Foundation to research potential risks to the hearing of people working or living in moderately noisy environments that are presently considered safe by occupational noise exposure standards.
Why is the number 1.059 important in audiology and music? Besides being the twelfth root of 2, it is also the number you multiply by in order to find the next key on a piano keyboard (in Hertz). Marshall Chasin, AuD, explains why this knowledge might come in handy.
University of Southampton researchers, with assistance from the UK’s Ministry of Defence, have conducted the first study to identify the hearing requirements of British soldiers fighting on the frontline.
Finding polySia-NCAM— a functional biomarker that modulates neuronal differentiation— on adult inner ear neural stem cells after differentiation gives researchers a “handle” to identify and isolate these cells from among the many cells taken from a patient. The discovery will enhance research into spiral ganglion neurons and may bring treatments closer to patients with hearing deficits.
Auris Medical, the developer of post-trauma treatments for acute inner ear tinnitus and acute inner ear hearing loss via intratympanic injection, has announced a proposed IPO.
A new study shows that a type of rehabilitation therapy can cut the risk of depression from vision loss in half.
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association is one of six associations being given Summit Awards from the Center for Association Leadership.
Technology being developed by a team of researchers from Texas A&M and Stanford is reportedly generating some of the most detailed images of the inner ear to date.