Sycle.net has announced the addition of Shirley Thomas to its product development team.
The Ear Plug Superstore (www.Earplugstore.com) is using a creative “infographic” to inform consumers about the statistics, risks, and activities that lead to hearing loss.
Beltone has released two new extensions to its True product line. The first is a wireless microphone-in-concha custom instrument, and the second is a new flexible BTE that can be converted to normal power, high-power and open configurations.
Avada Audiology is now offering a 4-week intensive training course designed for clinicians that are new to Avada. The course presents basic information, as well as very intensive hands-on learning of techniques.
The National Hearing Conservation Association (NHCA) says it is disappointed that OSHA has withdrawn its proposed interpretation of “economic feasibility” for workplace protective hearing, but says it still supports OSHA’s efforts to comply with its Congressional mandate.
Researchers from the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD) have identified a new protein that appears to work together with two already known proteins to regulate stereocilia length.
According to the latest national study by the Better Hearing Institute (BHI), those with untreated hearing loss lose as much as $30,000 in annual income. As a result, the cost to US tax payers could be as much ass $26 billion in unrealized federal tax collections.
The new Phonak Style & Product Selection Guide is an interactive multimedia tool for hearing care professionals that is designed to support their counseling process.
Unitron, a member of the Sonova Group of hearing products, has announced the appointment of Michael Tease (pictured right) as its new president and CEO. Tease will lead Unitrons global operations from the companys headquarters in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada.
BAHA’s appear to be helpful in improving hearing and quality of life in children with hearing loss in one or both ears, according to a report the Archives of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery.