Tag Archives: hearing

Have hearing loss? Here’s why you may want to try auditory training

Sound comes to you through your ears, but it’s your brain that makes those sounds meaningful to you. If you have hearing loss, hearing aids and other devices will amplify sounds to make it easier to hear. However, your brain may still be struggling to interpret what you’re hearing, especially if you have age-related hearing loss.  … Read More »

Newborn hearing screening

In the U.S, nearly all newborn babies receive a hearing screening while still in the hospital. This program ensures that hearing loss is caught and treated early.  Newborn hearing screening is quickand painless. If your baby happens to fail her hearing screening, it’s important to consult a pediatric audiologist as soon as possible. They will… Read More »

House panel to hold hearing on VA delay of first EHR go-live

The chair of the House subcommittee charged with legislative oversight of the VA’s Cerner electronic health record implementation is concerned about the agency’s decision to delay the EHR’s initial go-live. “I’m concerned that as we’ve moved closer to the go-live date, we have been told repeatedly that there were no showstoppers in the implementation, that… Read More »