The team is the first to demonstrate that a novel technology can effectively be used to assess speech development in children born deaf who received cochlear implants.
Dr. Christopher Spankovich and colleagues found a healthy diet may play a part in preventing hearing loss.
Dr. Colleen Le Prell has developed a new way to test hearing loss prevention drugs that could help land those medicines on pharmacy shelves sooner.
Some college students who think they have normal hearing may actually be overestimating their abilities. In a University of Florida study of college students who believed they had normal hearing, one-quarter did not have normal hearing sensitivity.