Hello DHH teachers and audiologists. What types of FM or hearing technology do you currently use with students? For students whose hearing aids that don't work with wireless FM systems or wireless microphones, what do you do? Can their...Show More Summary
PARIS (Reuters) - French conservative presidential election candidate Francois Fillon changed tack on public healthcare on Tuesday, saying he would ensure universal access to free eye-glasses, hearing aids and false teeth if elected...
Glittering like a faceted jewel, this invaluable little piece of tech looks more like a fancy wireless earbud than a medical device. Many people who could benefit from wearing hearing aids choose not to because of the social stigma, not to mention the prohibitively high cost. The “Olive” device by Korean-based company Olive Union gets […]
Hecklers took aim at David Friedman, the nominee for ambassador to Israel, during a hearing at which he apologized for comparing liberal American Jews to Jews who aided the Nazis in the Holocaust.
Imagine senior citizens walking around with stylish ear devices that amplify and clarify sound and connect wirelessly to smartphones, tablets, televisions and digital assistants such as Amazon's Alexa or Apple's Siri. Technology is already moving in this direction, and companies such as Samsung,...
(Phys.org)—Researchers are working on the early stages of a brain-computer interface (BCI) that can tell who you're listening to in a room full of noise and other people talking. In the future, the technology could be incorporated into...Show More Summary
Products would work with phones, tablets and digital assistants such as Siri.
(University of Utah) A Utah law has led to increased early identification of infants with hearing loss due to a congenital infection, according to a new study by University of Utah and Utah Department of Health researchers.
A Utah law has led to increased early identification of infants with hearing loss due to a congenital infection, according to a new study. The study is the first to assess how implementation of a state-wide screening can pick up hearing loss in infants due to congenital cytomegalovirus.
Three days in, and the president is consumed by rage, while his staffers are consumed by infighting. And reporters are hearing all about it.
The study, published Jan. 24, 2017, in Pediatrics, is the first to assess how implementation of a state-wide screening can pick up hearing loss in infants due to congenital cytomegalovirus.
LOVE TRUMPS HATE: Women’s March Protesters Booed Trump Hotel Staffers Who Aided Woman Having Heart Attack. Hotel staffers who crossed protest barricades to treat a heart-attack victim outside the Trump International Hotel in Washington this weekend were treated to jeers and anti-Trump slogans by protesters. Around 4 p.m. Saturday, a woman protester suffered a heart […]
She may be extradited to Florida next month, where federal prosecutors would like to see her tried for aiding and abetting husband Omar Mateen in the Pulse nightclub shooting. [ more › ]
Gosh, hearing about this when it started totally could have affected the election. McClatchy reports: The FBI and five other law enforcement and intelligence agencies have collaborated for months in an investigation into Russian attempts...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — A top aide to Donald Trump says he was "very happy" to hear from an intelligence chief that officials have not made any judgment on the reliability of potentially damaging information about the president elect.
Imagine seniors walking around with stylish ear devices that amplify and clarify sound and connect wirelessly to smart phones, tablets, televisions and digital assistants such as Amazon’s Alexa or App...
A man who was invited to be a character witness for Jeff Sessions at his Wednesday confirmation hearing for attorney general once wrote a blog post denigrating the "gay lifestyle." William Smith, the first African-American Republican...Show More Summary
There are 28.8 million people in the United States alone who can benefit from using hearing aids, but only 16 percent of these individuals under the age of 70 have ever used one. Instead, many rely on other techniques or tools, including audio amplifiers and lip reading. Show More Summary
Essential Politics: Confirmation hearing for Becerra as attorney general, Gov. Brown unveils new budget Jan. 10, 2017, 1:23 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now: It's a big day at the state Capitol, as...
Congressional aides say Senate confirmation hearings for the candidates Donald Trump picked to run the CIA and Education Department are being delayed. Democrats had urged GOP leaders to slow their aggressive hearing schedule, which includes...Show More Summary