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Assistive Hearing and Listening Devices Information Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Assistive Hearing Devices category. Though some documents may have since been updated, or revised, they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Assistive Hearing and Listening Devices Information Publications

2018-03-30 : Cat-Like Hearing with Device Trillions Times Smaller Than Human Eardrum : Case Western Reserve University researchers achieve cat-like hearing with device 10,000,000,000,000 times smaller than human eardrum.

2016-12-08 : FDA Announces Steps to Improve Hearing Aid Accessibility : U.S. Food and Drug Administration announces steps to better support consumer access to hearing aids.

2016-05-24 : Audio Fox Hearing Loss Wireless TV Speaker System : Audio Fox Undercover Wireless TV Speaker System delivers sound directly to ears, with stereo speakers encased in cushioned fabric draped over back of chair.

2016-04-03 : Mimi Music iOS App From Mimi Hearing Technology : Mimi Hearing Technologies releases the second version of its iOS app Mimi Music.

2016-02-26 : Cochlear Implants: Making Music Sound Better : Changing the way music sounds to be more enjoyable for listeners with cochlear implants.

2016-02-07 : Rechargeable System for Hearing Aids : ZPower to feature rechargeable system for hearing aids at AHAA 2016 convention February 10 - 13, Las Vegas, Nevada.

2015-12-21 : FCC: Hearing Aid Compatibility for Wireless Voice Technology : FCC agreement between consumer advocates and industry associations as pathway to 100% compatibility for wireless devices.

2015-01-07 : Smart Hearing Aids from Siemens Use easyTek App Control : The hearing aids can be controlled by iPhone and Android devices, and are clinically proven to outperform people with normal hearing in background noise.

2014-11-17 : TV Speaker System for People with Hearing Disabilities : Loudspeaker system helps people with hearing disabilities listen to television without affecting sound for other viewers.

2014-11-08 : NewEAR Digital Hearing Amplifier Aids in Restoring Full Range Sound : Medical & More announces the release of the NewEAR Amplifier, an affordable sound amplification device worn discreetly behind the ear.

2014-10-28 : Listening to Music with a Hearing Aid Can Sound Distorted : A frequent complaint among people who use hearing aids is that music can sound distorted.

2014-04-07 : The iHEAR in Ear Hearing Device : Review of the iHEAR HD hearing device an invisible high quality in the ear aid available at a much lower cost than prescribed hearing aids.

2013-07-20 : Encoded Audio Signals Provide Second Screen Experiences at Most Disney Venues : Groups of connected smartphones serve as a network receiving encoded messages and sharing them with each other using built-in Wi-Fi connections.

2012-07-20 : Hearing Aid Types and Bluetooth Electronics : Information pertaining to types and models of hearing aids including Bluetooth compatible devices.

2012-06-25 : Hearing Loss and Hearing Aid Technology : Studies have linked hearing loss to depression falls memory and cognitive deterioration even career and financial loss.

2012-05-15 : Bluetooth Technology and People who are Hard of Hearing : The opportunity to work with bluetooth technology is something people who are hard of hearing now have the opportunity to pursue.

2011-11-11 : SpeechEasy - An Assistive Device for Stuttering : SpeechEasy is a device that gives a person who stutters the confidence to say what they desire to at the time they want to say it.

2011-10-28 : Hearing Loops - Assistive Listening Systems : Induction loop systems take sounds directly from the source delivering it to the persons hearing aid.

2011-07-09 : Hearing Impaired Americans Receive ReSound Hearing Aids at Colorado Mission : ReSound donates hearing instruments and audiologists to mission trips throughout the US to provide hearing aids to Americans that cannot afford them.

2011-06-23 : ADA Assistive Listening Systems From Listen Technologies : Listen Technologies introduces four new assistive listening systems to meet the needs of the new ADA Standards.

2011-06-14 : Hearing Dummies Pave Way for Custom Hearing Aids : Hearing dummies are part of cutting-edge research that promises to revolutionize the diagnosis and treatment of hearing impairments.

2011-05-13 : Protecting Users from Potential Dangers of Listening Devices and Hearing Aids : Sound waves entering a sealed ear canal create an oscillating pressure chamber that can produce a potentially dramatic boost in sound pressure levels.

2011-05-11 : ReSound Hearing Aid Adapts to Users Changing Amplification Needs : The BTE provides patients with an adaptable hearing instrument solution should their hearing change over time.

2011-05-11 : Lowering Hearing Aid Cost Doesn't Increase Purchases : Lowering the cost of hearing aids does not improve hearing aid purchase for patients with partial insurance coverage or those who need to cover the entire cost out of pocket.

2011-04-28 : Learning to Use Hearing Aids : Many people who experience a hearing impairment find that upon receiving hearing aids the experience is a new one.

2011-03-31 : Songbird Hearing Launches Songbird Clear Sound Enhancement Product : Songbird Clear is a high-quality low-cost sound enhancement device available at retail for consumers who want to sharpen their hearing in hard-to-hear situations.

2011-02-18 : Making Hearing Aids Affordable : Hearing Care Solutions enables health plans to offer a more valuable hearing aid benefit to their members.

2011-01-18 : ReSound Introduces Hearing Better Seminars to Help Patients Overcome Stigma of Hearing Loss : ReSound is taking new steps to help hearing impaired overcome stigma associated with wearing a hearing aid and understand what they can do to hear better.

2011-01-11 : Hybrid Cochlear Implant - Individuals With Partial Hearing Loss : Effectiveness of new cochlear implant device to restore hearing for individuals with high-frequency hearing loss and functional low-frequency hearing.

2011-01-04 : ReSound Creates Revolutionary Design in Custom Hearing Aids : Innovative hearing aid design improves patients ability to hear sound while decreasing wind noise and improving cosmetic appeal and natural directivity.

2010-09-30 : Deaf Education: Changed by Cochlear Implantation : Sue Archbold Chief Executive of The Ear Foundation, has been awarded a PdD cum laude.

2010-09-21 : Guide to Using Hearing Aids : Learning to hear again using hearing aids is a journey that can be broken down in to five specific steps.

2010-07-19 : Socioeconomic Status not Associated with Access to Cochlear Implants : Poorer children with hearing loss appear to have equal access to cochlear implantation.

2010-05-18 : Cochlear Implants Less Beneficial in Seniors : Cochlear implants appear to be slightly less beneficial in older patients.

2010-05-12 : Tips for Maintaining Your Hearing Aid : A number of tips for maintaining your hearing aid in top condition.

2010-03-18 : Implanted Hearing System Approved by FDA : Esteem implanted hearing system used to treat moderate to severe sensorineural hearing loss.

2009-10-28 : Siemens New Hearing Aid Models : Siemens new hearing aid models Motion Explorer and Nitro meet a wider range of hearing losses for adults and children.

2009-08-05 : Making Hearing Aids & Cochlear Implants Clearer : Based on a cochlear model new technology is being developed to improve capabilities of existing cochlear implants and digital hearing aids.

2009-03-30 : Cell Phone and Pager Ring Tone Amplifier : Uni-Max Cell Phone and Pager Ring Tone Amplifier allows you to place any cell phone or pager inside the docking station and it will ring loud and clear.

2009-01-29 : Songbird Hearing Aid - Sleek Design Great Sound Quality : The Songbird Hearing Aid has revolutionized the way those with mild to moderate hearing loss live independent lifestyles.

2009-01-21 : Easy to Use Jitterbug Cell Phone for Seniors : Jitterbug cell phones feature large buttons and display screen and are easy to use for seniors and people with vision impairments.

2009-01-20 : Text Phones for the Deaf : Review of currently available text phones and cell phones for the deaf and hearing impaired.

2009-01-17 : Hearing Aids: How They Work, Types and Reviews : Information regarding hearing aids including how they work what to look for when purchasing and digital hearing aid comparisons.

2009-01-17 : Communication Devices for Hearing Loss : A review of assistive products designed for persons suffering from hearing impairments to aid them to hear better.

2009-01-17 : Behind the Ear Hearing Aids : Behind the ear are one of the most popular types of hearing aid products available for the hearing impaired today.

2009-01-17 : What are Assistive Listening Devices : Besides hearing aids there are many assistive listening devices that can help you hear with or without your hearing aid.

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