Aquaris, Siemens FIRST truly waterproof* hearing instrument resists dust, sweat, and shock.

Aquaris, Siemens FIRST truly waterproof* hearing instrument resists dust, sweat, and shock.

Siemens Hearing Instruments, Inc., ( will unveil a host of products at the American Academy of Audiology AudiologyNOW! 2011 conference – including the new Aquaris™.
The iMini, Siemens smallest hearing instrument, disappears invisibly in the ear

The iMini, Siemens smallest hearing instrument, disappears invisibly in the ear

Siemens has developed a new hearing instrument that is even smaller than current models. As a result, it can be inserted far into the auditory canal, remaining basically invisible.
Oticon ConnectLine Microphone

Oticon ConnectLine Microphone

With the brand new Oticon ConnectLine Microphone, users can finally participate and interact in some of life’s most important situations – on equal terms with everyone else.
New Phonak Products

New Phonak Products

Two new product families complete the Phonak Spice Generation with entry-level and midrange hearing aids.
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AAO-HNSF clinical practice guideline: Tinnitus

[ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Lindsey 703-535-3762American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery ALEXANDRIA, VA The American Academy of OtolaryngologyHead and Neck Surgery Foundation has released the first ever mutli-disciplinary, evidence-based clinical practice guideline to improve the diagnosis and management of tinnitus, the perception of soundoften ringingwithout an external sound source....

Audigy Selected as One of Oregon’s Top Workplaces

Audigy Group, Vancouver, Wash, has been selected as one of The Oregonian Top Workplaces. The Top Workplaces are determined based solely on employee feedback. The employee survey is conducted by WorkplaceDynamics LLP, Exton, Pa, a leading research firm on organizational health and employee engagement. Since its inception 10 years ago, Audigy Group reports that it...

Lack of Thyroid Hormone Blocks Hearing Development

Scanning electron microscopy of inner hair cells from cochleas of wild type (top) and mutant (bottom) mice. Image courtesy Dr Karen Avraham and Dr Amiel Dror. Fatigue, weight gain, chills, hair loss, anxiety, excessive perspiration: these symptoms are a few of the signs that the thyroid gland, which regulates the body’s heart rate and plays...

Smart-material Chinstrap Harvests Energy from Chewing

A chinstrap that can harvest energy from jaw movements has been created by a group of researchers in Canada. It is hoped that the device will be able to generate electricity from eating, chewing, and talking, and power a number of small-scale implantable or wearable electronic devices, such as hearing aids, cochlear implants, electronic hearing...

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Group to offer tinnitus support

Clinicians in Nottinghamshire are establishing a new support group for patients affected by tinnitus. Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has been running a tinnitus clinic at Kings Mill and Newark Hospitals since 2009. It is now launching a new group where sufferers will be able to share their experiences and learn more about their...

Sound System in a Lightbulb Socket Offered by Sound of Light

The Sound of Light listening system uses a light socket as its power source and reportedly amplifies sound up to 100 dB. The Sound of Light, marketed by South Coastal Merchandisers Inc, Fullerton, Calif, is a wireless speaker system powered from the socket of a floor or table lamp.  According to the company, the user...

Parents of Deaf Children Need Accurate Information

Blog Page | October 2014 Hearing Review This month’s Blog Page is an abridged version from the May 5, 2014 blog entry by Dr Jane Madell that can be found at her Hearing and Kids blog at — David Kirkwood, HearingHealthMatters editor By Jane R. Madell, PhD I just returned from the EDHI (Early...

Fast and Easy Fitting and Verification with Integrated Real-ear Measurement

Tech Topic: REM | October 2014 Hearing Review   By Erica D. Koehler, AuD, and Snehal Kulkarni, AuD A new automatic REM fitting feature was found to be a reliable and fast alternative REM with less variability compared to manual REM. An age-old question in hearing aid fitting is “To verify or not to verify?”...

The Phantom Sound Of Tinnitus

Anyone who has ever been to a loud nightclub has probably experienced that ringing in the ears that comes home with you. The feeling is uncomfortable, but it eventually disappears. Less fortunate are the 10-15% of people in the world that experience this continuously and, most likely, will experience it forever (and I am one...

ADA Convention Raises the Stakes in Las Vegas, November 6-9

Where can you find speakers who include Frank Lin, Pawel Jastreboff, Kathleen Campbell, Barbara Weinstein, Larry Humes, Barry Freeman, Brian Taylor, Amyn Amlani, Doug Beck, Dave Fabry, Ron Gleitman and A.U. Bankaitis? At the 2014 Academy of Doctors of Audiology (ADA) Convention entitled “Raising the Stakes: Going All in for Audiology!” which will be held...

‘Obra’s’ Gregorio Graziosi Sets ‘Tinnitus,’ ‘Casa’ (EXCLUSIVE)

RIO DE JANEIRO  — Gregorio Graziosi, director of “Obra,” one of the most anticipated movies at this year’s Rio Fest, has teamed with Marco Dutra (“Hard Labor”), another leading Brazilian new gen light, to write “Tinnitus,” a psychological drama come sports film. SEE MORE: Rio Film Festival Like “Obra,” fiction feature “Tinnitus” is set up...