Hearing News

26 Jun

ESSENTIAL LEVEL HEARING AIDS

Louise is an avid reader and enjoys a quiet, stay-at-home life. Her hearing loss is not severe and her environment does not require sophisticated technology. She also has a limited income. We may recommend an Essential Level Hearing Aid for Louise.

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26 Jun

ADVANCED LEVEL HEARING AIDS

Karl is a retired professional. During recent years his hearing loss has become a distraction to him and his family. He remains very active and enjoys playing with his grandchildren. An Advanced Level hearing aid is probably the best solution for Karl.

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04 Jun

Nanopores Control the Inner Ear’s Ability to Select Sounds

Inner-ear membrane uses tiny pores to mechanically separate sounds, researchers find. CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Even in a crowded room full of background noise, the human ear is remarkably adept at tuning in to a single voice — a feat that has proved remarkably difficult for computers to match. A new analysis of the underlying mechanisms,

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04 Jun

New Meniere’s disease study sheds light on this rare condition

In the most comprehensive Meniere’s Disease study to date, researchers at the University of Exeter Medical School in England have been able to suggest what goes wrong in the body when people develop the disease, and provide an insight into factors that lead to its development. Meniere’s disease is a disorder of the inner ear

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