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Inside Hearing

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Listen Technologies Named to WTC 2021 Shatter List

Listen Technologies announced it has been named on the Women Tech Council (WTC) 2021 Shatter List, a list that “honors companies with active programs and policies that help break the glass ceiling for women in technology.” This is the fourth consecutive year Listen Technologies has been named to the list.

Inside Hearing

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Sonova USA HQ Serves as Mass Vaccination Facility

The two-day vaccination event was made possible through close collaboration between Sonova and numerous government agencies with the shared goal of increasing access to vaccines for manufacturing workers in Northern Illinois.

Industry News

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3M Earplugs Litigation Trial Begins

The mass tort case against the Maplewood, Minnesota-based 3M from claimants alleging that its earplugs were “knowingly defective” and caused them to have hearing loss and tinnitus, will begin March 29, according to an article in the 'Star Tribune.'

Organizations

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AAA, ADA, and ASHA Announce Support for ‘MAASA’ 2021

The American Academy of Audiology (AAA), the Academy of Doctors of Audiology (ADA), and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) announced that they have endorsed this legislation as a “top priority to ensure expedient and optimal hearing and balance health care for the older adult population in the United States.”

Research

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Children with DLD May Need Additional Classroom Support

Developmental Language Disorder (DLD) is a condition where children have problems acquiring their own language for no obvious reasons. Unlike temporary language delay (which reflects the natural variation of age at which children learn to speak and communicate), DLD is a lifelong condition with significant impacts for individuals in childhood and in later life, in particular their mental health.

Events

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Oticon Honors Veterans on National Vietnam Veterans Day

As an official supplier of hearing devices to the Veterans Administration (VA), Department of Defense (DOD), and other federal agencies, Oticon has “the privilege of bringing life-saving technology to many US veterans and active-duty military service personnel.”