Renowned Hearing Loss Researcher Honored with Scientific Grand Prize

PARIS, FRANCE — M. Charles Liberman, PhD, whose research forever changed the way experts understand  the underlying causes of hearing loss, has been awarded the Scientific Grand Prize from the France-based La Fondation Pour l’Audition. The award is one of the highest honors given in hearing science and was presented to Dr. Liberman in a…

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Yes Hearing Raises $10M Series A to Expand Access to Professional Hearing Care

New York — Yes Hearing, a leading provider of affordable, accessible, and convenient hearing technology and audiology care, today announced that it closed a $10M Series A financing round. The investment was led by Blue Heron Capital with participation from Primetime Partners, Ensemble Innovation Ventures, Maccabee Ventures & Gaingels. “Hearing care is a critical component of healthy aging. The unique challenge…

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Nardelli Audiology Honored by Synchrony with a $10,000 Pillars Project Grant

BRIDGEPORT, WEST VIRGINIA – Nardelli Audiology today announced that it has been selected for a Synchrony Pillars Project grant. Launched in 2016, Synchrony’s small business grant program has honored entrepreneurial retail owners and health and wellness providers who have risen above in times of change. As a Pillars Project grant recipient, Nardelli Audiology received $10,000…

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Getting Up to Speed on OTC

Since the new FDA regulations for over-the-counter hearing aids went into effect last month, there have been many questions and comments about them. Such questions as: How might OTC devices differ from prescribed hearing aids? Where can consumers buy these products? What exactly do the regulations say about how they are to be manufactured and…

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First Patient Receives Fully Implanted Acclaim® Cochlear Implant at Mayo Clinic in New Study

WHITE BEAR LAKE, MINNESOTA – Envoy Medical® Corporation, a hearing health company focused on providing innovative technologies across the hearing loss spectrum, today announced the first patient has been enrolled and implanted in the Acclaim® Cochlear Implant early feasibility study at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. The surgery marks a key milestone for Envoy Medical…

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Cochlear Announces FDA Approval of Nucleus 8 CI Sound Processor

LONE TREE, COLORADO — Cochlear Limited (ASX: COH), a global leader in implantable hearing solutions, has announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the Cochlear™ Nucleus® 8 Sound Processor. According to the company, the Nucleus 8 Sound Processor is now the smallest and lightest behind-the-ear cochlear implant sound processor available in the industry.1-3 It is also…

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Researchers Find Cortical Auditory Evoked Potentials in 1 Month Old Infants Can Predict Language Outcomes at 12 Months

Portuguese researchers have proven that hearing assessment in early-age infants can help predict milestones and early detection of neurodevelopmental disorder markers. Several studies suggest that the brain’s response to different auditory stimulus intensities in newborn babies can provide important information about basic auditory sensory processing skills, with cascading effects on aspects such as behavioral organization,…

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Starkey Chief Health Officer Archelle Georgiou, MD, Named a 2022 Women’s Health Leadership TRUST Award Winner 

EDEN PRAIRIE, MINNESOTA – Starkey Chief Health Officer, Archelle Georgiou, MD, has been named a 2022 Women’s Health Leadership TRUST Award winner in the Health and Wellbeing category. This local award honors Minnesota women in healthcare who are boldly advancing the industry, in addition to caring for the wellbeing of individuals, organizations, and the community.   “I want…

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Tuned and MusiCares® Team Up to Provide Hearing Care Assistance to the Music Industry

NEW YORK and SANTA MONICA — Tuned, an online hearing health company, and MusiCares®, the leading music charity supporting the health and welfare of the music community through preventive, emergency, and recovery programs, today announced a partnership that will bring comprehensive hearing care to MusiCares’ clients across the U.S.   Tuned and MusiCares Partnership   Music industry professionals are a…

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