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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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"Wired to Fail: The Second International Loop Conference" chronicles the disastrous conference (convention) cosponsored by Hearing Loss Association of America and the American Academy of Audiology, which took place June 20-21, 2011 in Washington DC… With


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Pianist and instructor Daniela Andrews unintentionally -- Yet so eloquently -- describes cochlear implant channel crossover, where the charge from the electrode buttons stimulate the wrong nerve endings in the spiral ganglion.


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have repeatedly reached out to AB media relations, corporate, and other individuals with requests for more information contained in their TÜV and FDA applications, specifically as to the steps they have taken in Engineering, QA/QC, and


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The Telecommunications Industry Association Urges FCC to Retain Existing ANSI C63.19-2007 Hearing Aid Compatibility (HAC) Requirements


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Guest author Sarah Mosher of the Kansas City chapter of the Hearing Loss Ass'n of America writes a first-person account of she and her hearing boyfriend going to a noisy bar for a music trivia game.
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Auditory (Re)hab: The Missing Ingredient

Auditory Therapy: The Missing Ingredient. AR resources from MedEl, Cochlear, Advanced Bionics; Neurotone LACE; free pediatric resources from the John Tracy Clinic; a warning in a movie when AR is not done; and numerous other free


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BREAKING NEWS: Advanced Bionics lays off 150 employees in the wake of the FDA Recall, including longtime field support staff. Details to be posted as they become available.


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Failing Ugly II: More on the Advanced Bionics Recall, including new documents from AB on their failure analysis confirming our 10 December 2010 contentions on DC bias~


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The Hearing Blog is opening an investigation into the two confirmed, and nine (or more) possible catastrophic failures of the Advanced Bionics HiRes 90K cochlear implant (CI) electronics module in the last several weeks, resulting in


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The Hearing Blog is soliciting user experience with FM assistive listening systems used with hearing aids, cochlear implants, or standalone, for an upcoming article.


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Hearing Loss Ass'n of America convention Cheers and Jeers.


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What Christie Nudelman found when she came to her first HLAA Convention in 2009 in Nashville


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Welcome to The Hearing Blog! I'm Dan Schwartz, your host; and we will be discussing issues related to Hearing and Deafness, with the occasional detour into related topics such as acoustics, noise control, and high fidelity


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