But you probably don't spend much time thinking about what goes on inside your ears--or about how loud sounds might affect your hearing
impairments have been reported for lead-exposed children (Osman et al.
parents encounter a stream of professionals with their opinions and approaches to deafness (Lane, Hoffmeister and Bahan, 1996).
Your safety office or preventive medicine people can test your workplace for dangerous noise levels and tell you what kind of hearing
protection to use.
The notice must include the taxpayer's right to request, within 30 days, an administrative hearing
conducted by the Office of Appeals (Appeals).
More than 25 million Americans have hearing
loss, including one out of four people older than 65.
sections] 1818(u)(2), the Notice advised the Respondents that any hearing
held in this matter would be public, unless the Board determines that an open hearing
would be contrary to the public interest.
Because the percentage of older persons who have hearing
losses is large, service providers, family members, and persons in this older age range need to be familiar with the experiential and phenomenological aspects of this condition.
Today's young people, who often crank up their headphones or car stereos, are at great risk for losing some hearing
in coming years," warns audiologist Alice Holmes, a researcher on the new study.
Once found, the Bengkala gene will join the numerous other genes that investigators have recently tied to hearing
Skilled nursing facilities are apt to encounter individuals with hearing
impairments in greater proportions than the general public.
What a desecration to this room," Gibbons intoned at the Medicare hearing
The combination of two sensory losses - particularly of hearing
and vision - creates a barrier between the individual and his/her world that is difficult, if not at times impossible, to surmount.
Beaumont: I get the impression from hearing
you talk briefly about your new book that you're definitely not completed with your mission.
Hereditary deafness is hearing
loss that is inherited or passed down from parents to their children.