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Owls, Lizards Lend Their Ears For Human Hearing Research

For their study, Christopher Bergevin and his co-researchers selected barn owls and green anoles from the many varieties of species which produce OAEs. via Owls, Lizards Lend Their Ears For Human Hearing Research.




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Infant Cooing, Babbling Linked to Hearing Ability

University of Missouri – Infants’ vocalizations throughout the first year follow a set of predictable steps from crying and cooing to forming syllables and first words. However, previous research had not addressed how the amount of vocalizations may differ between … Continue reading




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‘Tickling’ your ear could be good for your heart

From Science Daily – Stimulating nerves in your ear could improve the health of your heart, researchers have discovered. A team at the University of Leeds used a standard TENS machine like those designed to relieve labour pains to apply … Continue reading




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Scientist Finds Link between Antibiotics and Bacterial Biofilm Formation Cause of Chronic Ear, Sinus, and Lung Infections

Results May Lead to New Approach for Chronic Ear Infections in Children Researchers from the University of Southern California and the Oak Crest Institute of Science have discovered the link between antibiotics and bacterial biofilm formation leading to chronic lung, … Continue reading




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Tinnitus Treatment: Increase your coffee intake to avoid Ringing in Ears

Have you ever witnessed ringing or buzzing sound in the ear when there is actually no outside source of sound? If yes then such problem is called Tinnitus. And to solve this, all you need to do is increase your … Continue reading




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Free Smoke Alarms and Alert Equipment for Oklahomans with Hearing Impairments

The Oklahoma Assistive Technology Foundation (OkAT) has received a $205,132 grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to install smoke alarms and alert equipment in the homes of individuals who are deaf or hard … Continue reading




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From SCIENCE DAILY: California’s first auditory brainstem implant surgery performed on toddler

A Los Angeles team of scientists and surgeons from Keck Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC), Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and Huntington Medical Research Institutes (HMRI) reported that sound registered in the brain of a deaf Canadian … Continue reading




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Stopping tinnitus in its tracks — ScienceDaily

Stopping tinnitus in its tracks — ScienceDaily.




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Stop shouting at me: Why clear speech can sound angry – Medical News Today

Stop shouting at me: Why clear speech can sound angry – Medical News Today.




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People with tinnitus process emotions differently from their peers, researchers report — ScienceDaily

People with tinnitus process emotions differently from their peers, researchers report — ScienceDaily.




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