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Controls for Noise Exposure

Loud noise at work can damage hearing. Approximately 22 million U.S. workers are exposed to hazardous noise at work. To minimize occupational noise-induced hearing loss NIOSH recommends that workers should not be exposed to noise at a level that amounts to more than 85 decibels (dBA) for 8 hours.

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Act Fast if you’d like to Participate in a Clinical Trial to Test a New Tinnitus Treatment Device!

Do you suffer from tinnitus?

NIH Announces Recruitment for Clinical Trial to Test New Tinnitus Treatment Device: Multi-Center Trial Offers Hope for Millions of Americans with Severe Tinnitus

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Baby ‘Sleep Machines’ Could Damage Hearing, Study Suggests

Some of the “sleep machines” marketed to soothe infants seem capable of generating enough noise to potentially damage a baby’s hearing, a new study suggests.

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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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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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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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