The Road to the First Electric Portable Hearing Aid….and Beyond

There are so many great moments of Hearing International these days with over 350 posts since we began HHTM in 2011.  Another personal favorite post was about Miller Reese Hutchinson, inventor of the first Electronic hearing aid.  This post allowed me to “meet” Miller Hutchinson’s great-great grandson via email.  As you can see, from this…

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Howard Hughes – The Road To Hearing Loss, Part I

Forty-two years after the first US oil well was drilled in Titusville, Pennsylvania in 1859, a wildcatter known as Captain Anthony Lucas was convinced there was oil beneath the salt domes near Beaumont, Texas.  His 1901 discovery of oil at Spindletop, near Beaumont, Texas, marked the birth of the modern petroleum industry.  News of the…

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