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Zebrafish discovery throws new light on human hearing disorders

October 28, 2019

A study of the genetic make-up of zebrafish has provided brand new insights into the cause of congenital…
Drug combination reverses hypersensitivity to noise

October 21, 2019

Findings in mice suggest targeting certain brain circuits could offer new ways to treat some neurological disorders. People…
New hope for ageing population? Scientists identified 44 genes linked to age-related hearing loss

September 27, 2019

As you might have noticed by talking to your grandma, people start losing their hearing as they age.…
Music helps hearing-impaired children to learn language skills

June 28, 2019

Music really is a universal language. All people regardless of their age and socioeconomic status can enjoy some…
With Age Comes Hearing Loss and a Greater Risk of Cognitive Decline

February 15, 2019

Hearing impairment is a common consequence of advancing age. Almost three-quarters of U.S. adults age 70 and older…
Hyundai created a system to help hearing-impaired drivers (Video)

January 11, 2019

Everyone wants to be mobile and independent. Cars are great tools for that, but some people encounter some…
App helps hearing-impaired parents know when and why their baby is crying

May 22, 2018

Chatterbaby uses artificial intelligence to help determine if baby is hungry, fussy or in pain. For parents Delbert…
Why looking at the lips helps understand what people are saying?

February 13, 2018

Have you been in a situation when you are trying to listen to what someone is saying, but…
Researchers 3D-Print Ear Bones in Hopes of Treating Hearing Impairments

December 30, 2017

Traumatic injury, tumours, and different types of illness can damage the ossicles of the middle ear – the…
Navigating the Genome to Cure Deafness

November 6, 2017

A new Tel Aviv University study solves a critical piece of the puzzle of human deafness by identifying the first…
New knowledge paves way for better hearing aids

September 20, 2017

Hearing aids amplify sounds in our surroundings. New research makes it possible to distinguish between wanted sounds, e.g.…
Testing a new drug for sudden deafness

April 3, 2017

Faced with a scenario of the sudden loss of hearing or sight, the political activist and deaf-blind author…
Novel gene therapy experiment offers hope for people with certain hearing loss and dizziness disorder

March 25, 2017

In a first-of-its-kind study published in the March 1, 2017 edition of Molecular Therapy, researchers from the National…
Bursting balloons is actually not safe for children’s ears

February 4, 2017

This research needs no introduction – popping balloons may cause damage to children‘s ears. It is so common…
Hidden Hearing Loss Revealed

December 23, 2016

Two researchers at UConn School of Medicine have developed a new hearing test that can identify hearing loss…
What exercising cannot do? Scientists found exercising prevents age-related hearing loss

November 6, 2016

There is no denying that exercising is extremely good for our body and mind. However, some effects of…
The power of translation: Software helps deaf and hearing communities interact, in the U.S. and abroad

July 24, 2015

For most Americans, communication is an oral endeavor. We learn to speak and read through sound, to distinguish…
RogerVoice app for the deaf people

September 26, 2014

RogerVoice – a first mobile app for the deaf people that subtitles phone conversation in real time. It…
Computer models of neuronal sound processing in the brain lead to cochlear implant improvements

January 22, 2014

Children learning to speak depend on functional hearing. So-called cochlear implants allow people with severe hearing loss to…
Ring and bracelet system designed to help the hearing-impaired

November 20, 2013

Take rings, add a bracelet, and you have a helping mechanism for the hearing-impaired in a novel design.…
Study reveals potential breakthrough in hearing technology

November 19, 2013

Computer processes sound, filters out background noise for the hearing-impaired Computer engineers and hearing scientists at The Ohio…
Harnessing Ear Power

November 13, 2012

Researchers power an implantable electronic device using an electrical potential — a natural battery — deep in the…
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