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Amplicom™ USA Introduces New Generation of Amplified Telephones and Accessories

The new PowerTel 7-Series collection includes more than 20 different configurations of phones, accessories and special features including cordless and corded phones, answering machines, handsets, wireless shakers, Bluetooth connectivity, DECT and voice navigation.

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Can a Balloon Relieve Ear Pressure when Flying?

Both frequent fliers and sporadic travelers alike are familiar with the discomfort related to the changing air pressure. While chewing gum during a flight may help some individuals, others need an alternative way to relieve refractory middle ear pressure symptoms. Dr. Jordan Pritikin, a board-certified otolaryngologist at The Chicago Nasal & Sinus Center, discusses an emerging solution for ear pressure discomfort; a transnasal balloon catheter dilation of the Eustachian tube.

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Deaf Magazine Illuminates Sign Language on its Pages

DEAF MAGAZINE aims to improve awareness of sign language in Germany and uses augmented reality to bridge the gap between spoken/written language and sign language.

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INNO-VENTION 2013: A Medical Main Street Conference

Medical Main Street’s INNO-VENTION Conference showcases to the world the merging and innovative products, technologies, and leaders from the life science and health care industries in Southeast Michigan.

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Welcome to the Balance Awareness Week Countdown!

VEDA is excited to spread awareness and make “vestibular” a household name.

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AHRF Hires Apex to Manage Foundation

The AHRF has hired Apex Management & Special Events, a non-profit management company, to manage the operations of the organization. …

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Top Ten Facts You Should Know About Vestibular Disorders

VEDA hears stories on a daily basis from our members about the trials and tribulations that they are faced with …

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Hearing Loss Affects More Than Your Ears

New research shows hearing loss and dementia may be linked.

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Rapid Hearing Loss Can Be a Symptom of Other Disease

Researchers at the University of Henry Ford Hospital state that rapid hearing loss in both the ears is a symptom of a rare and fatal disease called Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease.

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Developing a Genetic Hearing Screening for Newborns

March 14, 2013 — Researchers at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, have received a grant from the …

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