In a recent TEDx talk called “Escaping the Hidden Prison of Auditory Processing Disorder,” Angela Loucks Alexander recalls being locked in a basement from the ages of 13-17 with no access to running water or a bathroom and not “talked to or touched,” apart from a twice-per-day sandwich delivery from her father.
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The newly developed app reportedly adheres to international calibration standards, can be loaded onto a low-cost, smartphone, is automated, and continuously monitors background noise to ensure reliable testing.Read More
Welch Allyn’s new OAE Hearing Screener is designed as a connected solution for healthcare professionals who will now be able to enroll even their youngest patients in early intervention programs to help prevent language disabilities before they occur.Read More
Why do people who fail a hearing screening at a health fair or open house choose not to get a comprehensive hearing assessment when it’s clearly recommended? Similarly, why do people who fail a comprehensive hearing assessment choose not to follow recommendations for hearing aids? Here are some answers.Read More