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New Video-based Aural Rehabilitation Guide Released by Plural Publishing

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA — The Video-Based Aural Rehabilitation Guide: Enhancing Listening and Spoken Language in Children and Adults is said to be the first aural rehabilitation book of its kind to intertwine chapter text with over 200 captioned videos. The resource is intended to educate undergraduate and graduate students in speech-language pathology, audiology, and education of the…

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ReSound Named Winner of 2020 BIG Innovation Award

BALLERUP, DENMARK — ReSound announced this week it has been named a winner in the 2020 BIG Innovation Awards presented by the Business Intelligence Group.  According to the company’s press release, “the award recognizes and celebrates ReSound’s landmark creation of the world’s first hearing aids capable of directly streaming audio with Bluetooth Low Energy from millions…

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News You Can Use: A Quick Summary of Some Recently Published Clinical Research

by Brian Taylor, AuD, Editor-at-Large Healthcare professionals worth their salt know their clinical decisions often rely on the availability of high-quality research, as well as their ability to interpret and consume it. Below is a smattering of recently published audiology research that should garner the attention of conscientious clinicians.    How Hearing Loss and Education…

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Vision Benefits of America Announces Partnership with Your Hearing Network

PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA — Vision Benefits of America, Inc. (VBA), a commercial group benefits organization, has announced a partnership with Your Hearing Network, a national network of independent hearing care professionals. Your Hearing Network (YHN) will provide VBA members with a hearing savings program. “Our focus is on helping our members maintain their overall health,” said…

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Starkey Unveils Livo Edge AI; First Custom Lithium Ion Rechargeable Hearing Aid

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA — Today, Starkey Hearing Technologies unveiled the Livio Edge AI hearing aid at the Starkey Hearing Innovation Expo. The newly announced device comes with a number of unique features, including some firsts for the hearing industry.   Livio Edge AI Features:    Thrive Care App: More than 34 million Americans are caregivers.…

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Earlens Announces Strategic Partnership with Verily

MENLO PARK, CALIFORNIA — Earlens Corporation, a medical technology company that has created the world’s first nonsurgical hearing solution that directly vibrates the eardrum, announced today that they have entered into a strategic agreement with Verily, an Alphabet company, to develop next-generation capabilities for the Earlens® Contact Hearing Solution. According to the Hearing Loss Association…

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HLAA Executive Director, Barbara Kelley, to Join Ida Institute Advisory Board

NARUEM, DENMARK – The Ida Institute has announced the appointment of Barbara Kelley, Executive Director of the Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) to its Advisory Board. The Advisory Board, made up of distinguished experts in hearing health and related disciplines, provides counsel and support for the Ida Institute’s strategic planning and helps to disseminate…

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Valencell Launches Calibration-Free Blood Pressure Sensor System for Hearables and Wearables

Valencell today announced the availability of the world’s first calibration-free blood pressure (BP) sensor system for integration in hearables and wearables. Valencell will provide the BP sensor system as a core technology to medical device and consumer electronics manufacturers for inclusion in their products. Embedded in an earbud reference design, the technology has demonstrated BP…

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Phonak Unveils Virto Black at CES 2020: Fully-Connected Hearing Aid Shaped like a Hearable

STAFA, SWITZERLAND & LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – Leading hearing health care brand Phonak is attempting to challenge perceptions of hearing aids at CES 2020 this week with the world premiere of Phonak Virto Black, what the company describes as a “fully-connected in-the-ear (ITE) hearing aid that combines the company’s popular Marvel hearing technology with the…

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