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Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder Conference 2012

-+*We'll be live blogging from the upcoming Conference on the Diagnosis and Management of Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorders (ANSD), hosted by Charles Berlin &Linda Hood March 15th through 17th in St Pete, Florida. Topics covered


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-+*There's a dangerous new trend among teens on noise-induced hearing loss: Besides the usual air of invincibility, teens are now adopting a "so what, technology will fix it" attitude, as the number of teens having a


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-+*New Research presented at the recent Acoustical Society of America research meeting by Dr Derek M Houston at Riley Hospital for Children (Indianapolis) shows how both listening and hearing is different for children who have cochlear


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-+*Audiologist Dr Shelley Borgia and her patient Jim McDade were less-than truthful about the causes of McDades' hearing loss during their appearance on the August 10 edition of NBC Today


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-+*Because hearing impaired children cannot hear or fully decode the nuances of speech, they can be easily confused when an adult speaks with a sarcastic tone, as the inverted meaning will often be lost on them.


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-+*The 2011 edition of the Hearing Loss Association of America Convention was a smashing success, with over 1200 people preregistering & well over 1500 attending, making it the biggest convention in theior 32 year history
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