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Nov. 16, 2022

Hearing Aid Use in the Workplace

Hearing Health & Technology Matters
by Robert M. Traynor, Ed.D., MBA, FNAP, Robert Traynor Audiology, LLC, Ft Collins, CO., and Garry G. Gordon, M.S. Audiologist /CEO E.A.R., Inc., Boulder CO. Introduction The World Health Organization (WHO, 2021) estimates that 1.5 billion people (nearly 20% of the global population) live with some degree of recordable hearing impairment. For 700 million of these individuals their degree of hearing
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Nov. 16, 2022

Reimagining Hearing Wellness: Interview with Eargo President, Christian Gormsen

An early disruptor to the direct-to-consumer (DTC) hearing technology segment, Eargo is more than a technology company. In this edition of This Week in Hearing, Eargo President and CEO, Christian Gormsen, sits down with Amyn Amlani to discuss the state of the hearing industry and his company’s attempt to reimagine what hearing wellness looks like from A to Z –
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Nov. 15, 2022

Innovations in Treating Minimal Hearing Loss – Dr. Brent Edwards, Live from EUHA

In this special presentation, Brent Edwards, Ph.D., explores innovations in treatment for so-called minimal hearing losses. He discusses whether hearing professionals should recommend hearing devices to people with minimal hearing loss, and what research actually tells us about how well people with minimal hearing losses can benefit from hearing devices. The presentation includes research findings from the National Acoustic Laboratories
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Nov. 10, 2022

IHS Announces Purchase of International Headquarters 

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LIVONIA, MICHIGAN – The International Hearing Society (IHS) closed on the purchase of a building  complex in Farmington Hills, Michigan, on November 10, 2022. The new international headquarters will house the 71-year-old Society that is “devoted to the education, advancement, protection, and promotion of hearing  healthcare professionals and the services they provide to help individuals communicate better”. The move from