Category Archives: AHRF News

Prescription Eardrops Seem Best for Kids With Recurrent Ear Infection: Study

An eardrop that combines antibiotics and steroids might be the best ear infection treatment for children who already have ear tubes because of recurrent infections, a new study finds.

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Going to the Audiologist

Good hearing makes life easier. You can hear what’s going on around you (Whoa! It sounds like a truck’s about to come around that corner!).

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Are you Living with Meniere’s Disease?

To find out if you may qualify for this research study, call us at 888-907-9358 or type in your phone number in the field to the right and we’ll call you.

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You Are Marquette: Katie Mayer

Alumna Katie Mayer has committed to running a half marathon in each state plus Washington DC by age 50 to raise money and awareness of Meniere’s disease, an illness with no know cause or cure. This is her story.

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Avoid Antibiotics in Pill Form for ‘Swimmer’s Ear,’ New Guidelines Say

Instead, use antibacterial or antibiotic eardrops, experts advise

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Aspirin Might Help Treat Brain Tumor Tied to Hearing Loss

Study found the drug slowed growth of noncancerous acoustic neuromas.

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2013 AHRF Research Grant Awards

We asked our 2013 AHRF researchers to provide some information about the scientific productivity and knowledge that emerged from their …

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2014 AHRF Research Grant Awards

The AHRF Board of Directors and the Research Committee are pleased to announce this year’s AHRF research grant recipients. AHRF …

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Ear Tubes May Not Have Long-Term Benefits for Kids With Ear Infections

Review found no evidence of later hearing, speech or language improvement after procedure.

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Health Tip: Reducing Your Child’s Risk of Ear Infections

Don’t let child lie flat while eating or drinking.

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