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Snoring in children can affect their health
Source:
Medical News Today

Children commonly snore from time to time and that is often harmless. But children with frequent snoring and breathing problems during sleep have an increased risk of having trouble concentrating and learning difficulties.

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Prevalence of Acute Otitis Media 46 Percent by Age 12 Months
Source:
Health Day

The prevalence of acute otitis media (AOM) is 46 percent by age 12 months, according to a study published online March 28 in Pediatrics.

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New project to help tackle tinnitus
Source:
Medical News Today

Anglia Ruskin University has launched a new internet-based project to help people suffering from a distressing and debilitating hearing-related condition, known as tinnitus.

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Scientists identify proteins crucial to loss of hearing
Source:
Medical News Today

Almost 40 million Americans suffer from hearing loss. Right now, there is no way to reverse this condition, largely because auditory hair cells, which sense sound and relay that information to the brain, do not regenerate.

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House of Hearing Audiology Clinic Publishes a Short Guide to Hearing Aid Care
Source:
Press Release Rocket

To maximize life and to ensure top performance, hearing aids need to be maintained and cared for on a consistent basis. To help patients in this regard, House of Hearing Clinic has published a short guide titled Tips For Taking Care of Your Hearing Aids.

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Two New Oticon Medical Products Gain FDA Clearance
Source:
Audiology World news

New Minimally Invasive Ponto Surgery (MIPS) and Ponto BHX Implant: two new Oticon Medical offerings by Oticon Medical cleared now for marketing in the US.

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ASHA defends the added value of hearing aid specialists
Source:
Audiology World news

In an open letter, the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA) has defended the role of audiologists in providing balanced individualized care to people with hearing loss.

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Canada: ground-breaking bone-anchored CI-surgery
Source:
Audiology World news

CBC news reports on a ground-breaking bone-anchored hearing aid surgery technique that is far less invasive than conventional methods and that is expected to significantly reduce recovery time.

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