AHRF News

Brian Tyler – AHRF Supporter

We are proud to announce that Brian Tyler, award-winning film score composer, actively supports the work of the American Hearing Research Foundation.

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‘Exploding Head Syndrome’ Surprisingly Common Among Young People

Complaint -- awakening due to loud, nonexistent noises -- was previously associated with old age.

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Virus Present at Birth Causes More Than 10 Percent of Hearing-Loss Cases in Kids

More than 10 percent of babies born with an infection called cytomegalovirus will suffer permanent hearing loss, a new study reports.

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A Quick Glossary for Good Ear Health

Your child has an earache. After your first visit to a physician you may hear some of the following terms related to the diagnosis and treatment of this common childhood disorder.

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Before, During, & After Implant Surgery

What happens before surgery? What happens during surgery? What happens after surgery? How can I help my child receive the most benefit from their cochlear implant? What can I expect a cochlear implant to achieve in my child? Can a patient hear immediately after the operation?

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