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May. 10, 2024

Neosensory Appoints Hearing Healthcare Executive Paul Martin to Board of Directors

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SAN MATEO, CALIFORNIA – Neosensory, a pioneer in developing non-invasive wearable devices that enable new sensory capabilities, today announced the appointment of Paul Martin to its Board of Directors. Martin is a renowned leader in the hearing healthcare industry with over four decades of experience driving innovation and business growth. “Paul Martin brings invaluable strategic vision to Neosensory,” said David
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May. 08, 2024

DB-OTO Gene Therapy Delivers Dramatic Improvements in Hearing Within 24 Weeks

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TARRYTOWN, NEW YORK — Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN) today announced that the investigational gene therapy DB-OTO improved hearing to normal levels in one child (dosed at 11 months of age) within 24 weeks, and initial hearing improvements were observed in a second child (dosed at 4 years of age) at a 6-week assessment. Both children were born with profound
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May. 08, 2024

Independent Clinic Owners, Hearing Care Practitioners Convene at Beltone’s National Meeting

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CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – Beltone recently hosted its 2024 Independent Together National Meeting at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland. The event, held from April 11-13, brought together over 500 independent owners, hearing care practitioners, and patient coordinators from Beltone’s network across the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The meeting focused on “Putting the Patient First”
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May. 08, 2024

Hearing Matters Podcast Unveils New Website

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CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA – In celebration of Better Hearing Month, the Hearing Matters Podcast proudly unveils its new website, dedicated to empowering professionals and consumers about hearing healthcare. As the global conversation around hearing loss and related matters intensifies, the brand new Hearing Matters Podcast website “bridges the gap between cutting-edge technology, best practices, clinical expertise, and academic knowledge.” “As
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May. 07, 2024

Amplifon Reports Strong Revenue Growth and Record Profitability in Q1 2024

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MILAN, ITALY — In the first quarter of 2024, Amplifon reports company revenues surged by 9% to reach 573 million euros, with EBITDA totaling 137 million euros, marking a notable increase of 10.7%. This robust performance translated into record profitability, with the EBITDA margin reaching 23.9%, a noteworthy uptick of 100 basis points. The quarter saw strong revenue growth of
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May. 02, 2024

National Acoustics Laboratories and Ear Science Institute Australia Join Forces to Combat Hearing Loss

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Innovative new partnership between Ear Science Institute Australia and National Acoustic Laboratories (NAL) will bring hearing researchers from across Australia together with the shared goal of improving treatments for millions dealing with hearing issues. World-renowned hearing research organization National Acoustic Laboratories has been involved in evidence-based innovation to improve hearing health and transform the lives of people with hearing difficulties
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May. 01, 2024

AAO-HNS Issues New Clinical Practice Guidelines for Age-Related Hearing Loss

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The American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) has issued new clinical practice guidelines aimed at improving identification, education, and management of age-related hearing loss (ARHL) – a prevalent yet often underdiagnosed and undertreated condition in adults 50 and over. ARHL, defined as gradually progressive bilateral sensorineural hearing loss associated with aging, affects communication abilities and has been linked
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May. 01, 2024

Survey Sheds Light on US Practice Patterns

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Hearing Health and Technology Matters (HHTM) recently conducted a survey of practice patterns among audiologists in the US. The 30-question survey, completed by 186 audiologists, was divided into two parts: clinical procedures and practice workflow. Several questions related to how various clinical procedures such as word recognition testing, and use of real ear measures are conducted in the clinic were
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Apr. 29, 2024

Amplifon Continues US Expansion, Announces Acquisition of Two Companies with 35 Points of Sale in Pennsylvania

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MILAN, ITALY – Amplifon, the world’s leading hearing care retailer, announces today that it has completed the acquisition of Hearing Instruments, Inc. and Precision Hearing Aid, LLC , two companies owned by one of the main Miracle-Ear franchisees with around 35 points of sale in the United States, the largest hearing care market in the world. The network, which is
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Apr. 29, 2024

Oticon Hearing Foundation Funds AAAF Empowering Students Scholarships

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SOMERSET, NEW JERESEY – The Oticon Hearing Foundation is again partnering with the American Academy of Audiology Foundation Empowering Students Scholarship Program to fund scholarships for full-time graduate students earning AuD or PhD degrees in audiology. A proud supporter of the American Academy of Audiology Foundation’s ongoing educational opportunities for graduate students, the non-profit Oticon Hearing Foundation has designated a grant