Deaf children with additional needs are having their futures blighted by bad, unprofessional and often non-existent support and medical care. Some medical staff are “overwhelmed by these children’s complexity of needs” while others treat deafness as a minor condition that can More….
March 1, 2011 — A US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation to routinely assess hearing loss in patients aged 50 years and older is effective, according to a review published February 28 in the Annals of Internal Medicine. A final More….
FREE HEARING TESTS AVAILABLE FOR HEARING AWARENESS WEEK The public can avail of free hearing tests as part of Hearing Awareness Week taking place from Monday 21st March. Hearing Awareness Week is a national awareness campaign run by Hidden Hearing More….
Singer Daniel O’Donnell said his mother Julia’s hearing has been restored Singer Daniel O’Donnell is music to his elderly mother’s ears again after the 91-year-old had her hearing restored following years of problems. The Irish star said he was delighted More….
Dad began losing his hearing long before we recognized any signs of what turned out to be frontotemporal dementia. Now I’m wondering, thanks to recent headlines, whether his hearing loss is related to his dementia. Dr. Frank Lin, from More….