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Apple announces the Hearing Health Study which will contribute towards WHO’s Make Listening Safe initiative

The study that will examine how everyday sound exposure impacts the hearing health of people. The data received will improve our understanding of listening behaviors of the users of personal audio devices.

By World Health Organisation

21st January, 2020

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Earwax impaction: why it needs to be treated in primary care

Many people who present to their general practice with impacted earwax are not offered removal services locally, but referred to secondary care, advised to self-care or directed to private services. Earwax impaction can have severe negative effects on health, wellbeing and quality of life...

By NT Contributor - Nursing Times

21st January, 2020

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Preparing for OTC Hearing Aids

Unless you’ve been locked in your soundbooth for the past three years, you’re probably well aware that a new class of over-the-counter (OTC) hearing aids will get the green light from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) sometime around August 2020, with the notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) slated for this November.

By Karl E. Strom - The Hearing Review

14th January, 2020

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