Tag Archive: Research

December 9th, 2013 by | Tags: , , , , , | Comments Off

An excellent article shares how parents can encourage early language development by focusing on talking with their children.  Research is showing that children perform better in school when their parents provide them greater verbal input of […]

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Ealier this year, we posted about an exciting new book, 101 FAQs about Auditory-Verbal Practice, edited by Warren Estabrooks M.Ed., Dip. Ed. Deaf, LSLS Cert. AVT® .  As a big fan of the first edition, […]

April 19th, 2013 by | Tags: , , , | 1 Comment »

Zeng 2012 Lab

Dr. Fan-Gang Zeng, Ph.D. researcher at University of California – Irvine, researched and created a cochlear implant known as Nurotron that is being developed in China. He shares invaluable information about the Chinese cochlear implant.  While Nurotron […]

April 8th, 2013 by | Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Off

April is Autism Awareness Month.  What does this have to do with hearing loss?  Approximately 40% of children with hearing loss have some sort of additional disability or condition, and many families and professionals are […]

March 6th, 2013 by | Tags: , , , , | 2 Comments »

An article on access to cochlear implantation in select countries has been recently published.   While the statistics consistently show that only 5% of all people, both adults and children, who are qualified for cochlear implants are […]

February 22nd, 2013 by | Tags: , , , | Comments Off

Do you struggle to understand speech? Learn how assistive listening devices can help you by attending an event hosted by MED-EL.  Click here to learn more about Hands on Hearing. A new research study shows that […]

February 13th, 2013 by | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off

A new research study about the long-term societal benefits of early implantation was just published in EAR and HEARING: The Official Journal of the American Auditory Society.  The results of the study clearly states that […]

August 12th, 2012 by | Tags: | Comments Off

Note from The University of British Columbia: The University of British Columbia is seeking participants for a research study on parent perspectives of cochlear implantation among deaf children with additional needs. If you are a […]