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Now hear this! Masks interfere with our hearing devices - yoursun.com

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Now hear this! Masks interfere with our hearing devices - yoursun.comNow hear this! Masks interfere with our hearing devices - yoursun.comPosted: 20 Jun 2020 06:30 AM PDT Like most of us, I have been following the CDC guidelines to stay safe and healthy by wearing a mask and practicing social distancing of 6 feet.We folks with hearing loss cannot hear at 6 feet away. So, we hope no one wants to have a conversation with us at the grocery store.The masks do not help in that area either. Most of us with hearing loss need to read lips.The masks are a pain to those of us who wear hearing devices. We try to stretch the elastic bands over the ears to secure the mask. These elastic bands interfere with the tubing in hearing aids and with the devices themselves.When I pull the elastic bands over my cochlear implants, the implants fall off and the elastic bands get raveled in my hair. There I am with the implants on the floor – not daring to move my feet for fear of stepping on them and with the…

“Baird: Indiana should join multistate compact on curing diseases - Brazil Times” plus 2 more

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“How Audiologists Can Improve Cochlear Implant Utilization : The Hearing Journal - LWW Journals” plus 1 more

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“How Audiologists Can Improve Cochlear Implant Utilization : The Hearing Journal - LWW Journals” plus 1 moreHow Audiologists Can Improve Cochlear Implant Utilization : The Hearing Journal - LWW JournalsPosted: 31 Jan 2020 02:15 PM PSTJavaScript Error
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“Ex-Henderson police officer seeks compensation for hearing loss - Las Vegas Review-Journal” plus 3 more

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“Ex-Henderson police officer seeks compensation for hearing loss - Las Vegas Review-Journal” plus 3 moreEx-Henderson police officer seeks compensation for hearing loss - Las Vegas Review-JournalSymptom: Hearing Loss After Skull Base Surgery : The Hearing Journal - LWW JournalsHidden Hearing Loss and Brain Changes from Ototoxic Drugs : The Hearing Journal - LWW JournalsHidden Hearing Loss Revealed - Harvard Medical SchoolEx-Henderson police officer seeks compensation for hearing loss - Las Vegas Review-JournalPosted: 28 Jan 2020 06:28 PM PSTThe Nevada Court of Appeals heard arguments Tuesday in a workers' compensation claim made by a Henderson police officer who said he suffered hearing loss on the job.Jared Spangler worked as a Henderson police officer for more than a decade and claims he suffered hearing loss from sirens, gunshots and his radio earpiece. He wore hearing aids to court on Tuesday.His attorney, Lisa Anderson, said during Tuesday's arguments that Spangler filed a…

“Hidden Hearing Loss and Brain Changes from Ototoxic Drugs : The Hearing Journal - LWW Journals” plus 3 more

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“Hidden Hearing Loss and Brain Changes from Ototoxic Drugs : The Hearing Journal - LWW Journals” plus 3 moreHidden Hearing Loss and Brain Changes from Ototoxic Drugs : The Hearing Journal - LWW JournalsAudiologic, Cognitive Manifestations in Inflammatory... : The Hearing Journal - LWW JournalsCash bond set for teen charged in Manitowoc County 7-year-old's death reduced - Fox11online.comHearing set for Sioux Center Health funding | Sioux Center News - nwestiowa.comHidden Hearing Loss and Brain Changes from Ototoxic Drugs : The Hearing Journal - LWW JournalsPosted: 31 Jan 2020 02:12 PM PSTJavaScript Error
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“Hidden Hearing Loss Revealed - Harvard Medical School” plus 2 more

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“Hidden Hearing Loss Revealed - Harvard Medical School” plus 2 moreHidden Hearing Loss Revealed - Harvard Medical SchoolHealthfirst and NationsHearing Team Up to Improve Access to Hearing Tests and Offer Lower-Priced Hearing Aids for Healthfirst Medicare Advantage Plan Members - BioSpaceWhat’s New in Civic Tech: Feds Hold Digital Equity Hearing - Government TechnologyHidden Hearing Loss Revealed - Harvard Medical SchoolPosted: 30 Jan 2020 04:00 AM PSTA pair of biomarkers of brain function—one that represents listening effort, and another that measures the ability to process rapid changes in frequencies—may help explain why a person with normal hearing may struggle to follow conversations in noisy environments, according to a new study led by Harvard Medical School researchers at Massachusetts Eye and Ear. Published on Jan. 21 ineLifethe study could inform the design of next-generation clinical testing for hidden hearing loss, a condition that cannot currently be measured using stand…