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Your Feedback is Needed to Help Design Tech and Tools for People with Hearing Loss

Nov 28 2017

With just a 15 minute survey, you can help design the tools and services that you use every day. Kantar Added Value has designed a survey to help companies build a working knowledge of how to improve technology and communications services to people who are deaf, hard of hearing, and other differently abled individuals. We appreciate your opinions so please tell us all of your thoughts in this survey! And if you know a person who provides specialty care for someone with hearing loss, please send them our way as well.

The Hear-Ring Lab, Hofstra University is Conducting a Study to Evaluate the Sources of Tinnitus Information

Nov 13 2017

Approximately one in every ten Americans will experience some form of tinnitus, or ringing in the ears, which occurs when you perceive sounds without sounds being present in the environment. For those affected with tinnitus, assistance for treatment may be sought.

The Hear-Ring Lab in the Department of Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences, Hofstra University is conducting a study to evaluate the sources of information sought by individuals with tinnitus.

Why Are Hearing Aids So Expensive?

Oct 20 2017

Experts don’t know exactly why hearing aids are still so costly, except that companies continue to invest in improvements, and fees usually cover the services of a highly trained audiologist.