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., (www.usa.siemens.com/hearing) 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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Tinnitus charity seeks swimmers

Swimmers are invited to take part in a charity event to help raise funds for people with tinnitus. The British Tinnitus Association (BTA) is one of seven partner charities for this year’s Big Charity Swim at Rutland Watersports Centre on August 16. The event, hosted by Inspire2tri and Anglian Water, is suitable for everyone from...

Boy Holding Lemonade Stand For Hearing Aids Gets Good News

Weekend, clouds will stick around throughout Saturday and Sunday as wet weather dampens the first weekend in August. Saturday will start off unsettled, especially SE, but towards the afternoon most of us should remain drier with light scattered showers. There is a better chance for more widespread precipitation Sunday with on and off showers/thunderstorms possible....

New Jersey Boy Starts Lemonade Stand In Hopes Of Buying Hearing Aids

GLOUCESTER CITY, N.J. - A 9-year-old New Jersey boy is making quite a name for himself in his community because of his very profitable lemonade stand. The money is for him, but he’s not saving up for a new video game, instead, he launched a lemonade stand in hopes of raising enough money to buy new hearing aids....

TINNITUS CHARITY SEEKS SWIMMERS

By Press Association Published: 12:58 GMT, 31 July 2014 | Updated: 12:58 GMT, 31 July 2014 Swimmers are invited to take part in a charity event to help raise funds for people with tinnitus. The British Tinnitus Association (BTA) is one of seven partner charities for this year’s Big Charity Swim at Rutland Watersports Centre...

The “Best Hearing Aid” for Listening to Music: Clinical Tricks, Major Technologies, and Software Tips

Practical considerations and tips that can help people enjoy music | Hearing Review August 2014 Some innovative and practical tricks and tips for trouble-shooting common problems associated with the performance of hearing aids when listening to (or playing) music.  By Marshall Chasin, AuD If the energy spectrum of speech is a well-defined animal, then music is...

Better Messages on Better Hearing: Shaping Images and Attitudes for the Benefit of Our Patient

Final Word | Hearing Review August 2014 By Dennis Van Vliet, AuD I recently listened to a lecture by Curtis J. Alcock. Mr Alcock has a background in design and marketing, and transitioned to hearing care about 12 years ago. He is part of a family-run hearing care practice in the UK, and speaks about...

Elton John aids hearing disabled in Philippines

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Siemens to mandate banks for hearing aids flotation soon – CEO

FRANKFURT, July 31 (Reuters) – Siemens expects to pick investment banks for the flotation of its hearing aids business soon, its chief executive said on Thursday after the German engineering group published quarterly financial results. “We will mandate investment banks in the coming days and weeks to start the so-called beauty contest. We will choose...

Tame that ringing in your ears and rock on, boomers

(BPT) – Bob Dylan. The Rolling Stones. Led Zeppelin. Music helped define an entire generation of baby boomers. It expressed their fresh world view and energized them as they set the world in a new direction. But if you’re like many from this music-filled, life-embracing generation, then some of that old time rock and roll...

New Book: Statistical Methods and Reasoning for the Clinical Sciences: Evidence-Based Practice

The new publication, Statistical Methods and Reasoning for the Clinical Sciences: Evidence-Based Practice, from Plural Publishing, San Diego, was written to give practitioners the scientific literacy needed to understand statistical methods in order to increase the accuracy of their diagnoses. Written by Eiki Satake, PhD, associate professor of mathematics and statistics at Emerson College in...

Passings: Dianne Bernath, Former Canadian Governor and Treasurer of IHS

Dianne Bernath, BC-HIS. Dianne Bernath (nee Quinn), age 72, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 20, in Stoney Lake, Ontario, after a brave battle with cancer. Bernath was a long-time prominent figure within the International Hearing Society (IHS), serving as treasurer of IHS and as the organization’s first Canadian governor. She remained active in her...

Using Professional Audio Techniques for Music Practice with Hearing Loss: A Thought Experiment

A different approach to practicing music for those with a hearing loss | Hearing Review August 2014 Audio producers and engineers seek SNR optimization, have the luxury to use audio equipment with exceptionally high specifications running on AC power, and avoid extensive signal processing. This provides an amplified sound signal with stunningly realistic fidelity. Practical...