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Tele-audiology offers great promise in reaching underserved people globally

Editor’s Note: This post, first published on August 23, 2011, ended with a hearkening of the future that is becoming a reality for audiology services as we enter 2017.  It bears republication as a reminder of the thinking and technology in place six years ago. “In light of the global shortage of hearing health professionals…

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Thanks Again, Matt Lauer, for talking sense about hearing loss

By David H. Kirkwood Editor’s Note:  It’s never too late to say thank you, as this post, first published August 16, 2011, makes clear.  Although mainstream media is giving a lot more attention to hearing aids these days, specifically their cost, the bedrock issues of prevention and management still get little press.   This week’s…

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There’s a right to hear or not to hear, but none to deny another’s right to hear

Editors Note: This post was originally posted February 2012. By David H. Kirkwood Two recent posts at Hearing Views addressed basic rights related to hearing health care: the right to have access to hearing care technology and services and the right not to use that access.   “AN ESSENTIAL HEALTH BENEFIT” The February 8 Hearing…

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