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Hearing Loss and Depression Link

Does research show that hearing loss and depression are linked? Indeed, it does. Older people are not the only ones affected anymore. As the numbers […]

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Event Giveaways Should Fit Company Mission

  Whistles as Giveaways at Hearing Loss Event?  Depressing! At a recent event, a hearing technology manufacturer offered, among other things, plastic whistles as giveaways […]

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Added Benefits from Workplace Safety Training

Safety off-the-job is an unspoken and mostly ignored benefit of workplace safety training. I learned a lot during such sessions and I took quite a […]

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Noise Abatement: Good for Both Hearing and Health

Less din in our overly loud lives? Yes, noise abatement is indeed good for both hearing and health. Besides being toxic to the ears, the negative […]

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Hearing Loss Myths

  There are different ways to define the notion of “myth.” In this case, the one that fits best is that a myth is a […]

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Hearing Safety and Protection Compliance

Lack of education and n0n-compliance can cost you dearly Does your workplace Safety training program give hearing safety and protection compliance the attention they deserve? […]

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Noise-induced Hearing Loss: When Tough Men Cry..

Worn down by the challenges of noise-induced hearing loss and tinnitus, tough men do cry. In support meetings and presentations, I have seen the eyes […]

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Communication: May is Better Hearing and Speech Month!

Better Hearing and Speech Month? Who knew? The hearing loss and speech professionals know, but does the general public know? After all, those are the […]

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Every Day Should Be Noise Awareness Day!

  Turning down the volume for one day? It might be the start of a new “tradition.” So, mark the calendar! On April 26, 2016 we […]

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Hearing Loss: An Often Underrated Work-related Injury

Consider the Safety slogan: 10 fingers, 10 toes, 2 eyes, 1 nose—Safety counts. What about the ears?? Although Hearing Loss Prevention and Hearing Conservation are […]

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