- Published on Thursday, 22 June 2017 15:56
Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania (USA) have shown in a mouse model that mild hearing loss as a result of brief noise exposure leads to pronounced reorganization of local excitatory and inhibitory circuits in the inferior colliculus.
- Published on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 17:04
The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary recently received a significant boost to expand its research into hearing loss: a USD 20 million gift from an anonymous donor.
- Published on Monday, 19 June 2017 15:52
A new study recently published in the journal Menopause reports evidence that older age at menopause and longer duration of postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy (HRT) are associated with a higher risk of hearing loss.
- Published on Friday, 16 June 2017 16:32
Researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) recently developed a novel handheld device, known as CLiKX, for the treatment of otitis media with effusion (OME), commonly also called “glue ear”, reports ScienceDaily.
- Published on Wednesday, 07 June 2017 18:20
A team of researchers from several hospitals and scientific institutes in Taiwan has examined available data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) for the US adult population to clarify this topic.
- Published on Friday, 02 June 2017 16:33
Researchers from India, Sweden and the United States recently carried out a systematic literature review to investigate applications of direct-to-consumer hearing devices for adults with hearing loss, and came to some interesting conclusions.
- Published on Tuesday, 16 May 2017 12:43
According to MedicalXpress, researchers at Washington University have developed training software to allow patients with hearing loss to practice listening to the voices they most want to hear.
- Published on Monday, 08 May 2017 14:57
Christopher Cederroth presented at the TINNET mini conference meeting in Spain at the end of March. He spoke about his Bilateral tinnitus work that has just been published in the journal Genetics in Medicine.
- Published on Tuesday, 02 May 2017 17:11
Researchers from France, the UK, and the US recently reported results of a study showing that prior context in audition has a considerable effect on basic auditory judgement.
- Published on Tuesday, 02 May 2017 16:47
Significant progress is being made in the area of the genetics underlying hearing loss. Researchers from MedUni Vienna’s Department of Ear, Nose and Throat Diseases have now succeeded in repairing a genetic defect in an animal model.