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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Hearing aids boost seniors’ minds

Home » Health News » Hearing aids boost seniors’ minds By: Devon Andre | Health News | Saturday, April 30, 2016 – 11:00 AM A new study suggests wearing a hearing aid helps slow down cognitive impairment in seniors with hearing loss. It is well known that hearing loss is tied to mental decline. Thus,...

Video Highlights Barriers to Audiometric Data Management

According to Smart Diagnostic Devices, Minneapolis, Minn, a new product launch teaser video has been released in which consulting audiologists and hearing conservation practitioners cite barriers to efficient audiogram data management. The video, titled “Resolve Audiometric Data Management Challenges with SmartMove Cloud: 1,” can be viewed on YouTube. The barriers cited in the video include...

Joy Glen Named Vice President of US Sales for Auditdata

Auditdata has announced that growing interest in the company’s audiometers has been addressed by strengthening the team based in King of Prussia, Pa, with Joy Glen named as the new vice president of US sales. Auditdata’s increasing activities in the US have been fueled by its acquisition of Otovation, and its relatively new partnership with Sycle.net....

The Tinnitus Toolbox Guide to Support the Full Patient Journey

Tech Topic | May 2016 Hearing Review Part 1 By Brianna Young, AuD, Maggie Boorazanes, AuD, and Clement Sanchez, MS Hearing care professionals need to be able to recognize which tools in their tinnitus toolbox to utilize on a patient-by-patient basis, and be aware of research to help make navigation of this an easier process for both...

Starkey Announces Plans for May, Better Hearing and Speech Month

Starkey Hearing Technologies, has announced that plans are in place for activities and resources that help raise awareness of better hearing in May, which is Better Hearing and Speech Month. Starkey reports that while hearing aids can hold numerous benefits for those with hearing loss, the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)...

Tinnitus Therapeutic Pipeline Review Report H1 2016

Tinnitus Therapeutic Pipeline Review Report H1 2016 Summary ‘Tinnitus – Pipeline Review, H1 2016’, provides an overview of the Tinnitus pipeline landscape. The report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Tinnitus, complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type. The...

Benefits of Binaural Beamforming for Individuals with Severe Hearing Loss

Tech Topic | May 2016 Hearing Review By Thomas A. Powers, PhD, and Veronika Littmann, PhD New research shows it is reasonable to expect the same speech recognition benefit for individuals with severe hearing impairment when using binax beamforming technology as previously reported for those with mild-to-moderate losses. Historically, one of the most effective methods to improve...

Research Suggests Enhanced Auditory and Cognitive Skills for Meditators

Research | May 2016 Hearing Review More evidence for the mind-body-ear connection By Himanshu Kumar Sanju and Prawin Kumar, PhD Meditation has been shown to cause physiological and neurological changes in the body, and helps enhance a wide spectrum of cognitive processes and self-regulation abilities. Here is a review of literature that suggests meditation may bring about...

Global Tinnitus Pipeline Report 2016 – Therapeutics Development Review of 8 Companies & Drug Profiles – Research …

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Tinnitus – Pipeline Review, H1 2016″ report to their offering. This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Tinnitus, complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, along...

Frequently Asked Questions about Hearing Aids

If you are experiencing difficulty hearing on the phone, in groups, or in noisy social situations, it’s important to know that you are not alone. According to the Hearing Loss Association of America, approximately 20% of all adults in the U.S., or 48 million people, have some degree of hearing loss. Fortunately, most hearing loss...

Hearing Aid May Potentially Boost Cognitive Function In Older Adults

Researchers revealed that hearing aids may potentially boost cognitive function among older adults. They suggest that hearing aids should be strongly recommended to help reduce cognitive impairments of elders.(Photo : Steve Johnson | Flickr) As people age, mental and sensory abilities, especially auditory, decline, but this can be prevented. Hearing aids may potentially boost cognitive function...

Hearing Aids May Help Keep Seniors’ Minds Sharp

Hearing Aids May Help Keep Seniors’ Minds Sharp By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, April 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) — A hearing aid may do more than help you hear better: New research suggests that the devices might also help prevent mental decline in elderly people with hearing loss. “We know that hearing aids can...