Hearing Aids News
Award-winning actress Nanette Fabray has died at 97
Tony- and Emmy-winning actress Nanette Fabray has died, her son has confirmed. She was 97. Fabray, who was the aunt of actress Shelley Fabares, died in her home in Palos Verdes, California, on Thursday from natural causes. Her family was with her when she died. Born Ruby Nanette Bernadette Theresa
US Embassy in Cuba makes staff cuts permanent in wake of health 'attacks'
The U.S. Embassy in Havana will make staff reductions permanent in the wake of still-unexplained health "attacks" that caused symptoms consistent with mild traumatic brain injury in at least 24 Americans, the State Department announced Friday. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson ordered the departure
Stunning new details in first medical report on US personnel in Cuba
U.S. personnel at the embassy in Havana who've experienced a rash of symptoms from mysterious "health attacks" appear to have suffered "widespread brain network dysfunction," but there's still no answer about the cause, according to a new peer-reviewed medical report. The report, published
Boy hears live music for the 1st time thanks to cochlear implant
Sweet video captured the first time a young boy heard live music. According to his parents, Brenda and Cody Lee, Jace Lee, 4, lost his hearing as a toddler and was classified as having severe to profound deafness by doctors. It's unclear what has caused his deafness, according to medical records
The world opens up for a 4-year-old who lost his hearing as a toddler
Aleve. All Day Strong. Finally tonight the miracle of sound for one little boy. It is America strong. Here's Adrienne Bankert. Reporter: 4-year-old Jace Lee loves to play. He likes basketball. But on his own he can't hear the game. When you wake up, you hear stuff. And it's not the same way for
Eric Clapton says he's going deaf but insists he's 'still going to work'
Eric Clapton revealed a bit of disconcerting news about his health during an interview Tuesday on the U.K.'s BBC Radio 2 , telling interviewer Steve Wright that he's "going deaf." The guitar legend explained that he has tinnitus, an affliction that causes constant ringing in the ears and is often
State Department, FBI differ on source of mysterious alleged attacks on US diplomats in Cuba
State Department officials told Congress Tuesday they would not rule out "an acoustic element" in what the U.S. says were attacks on two dozen American diplomats in Cuba , despite a new FBI report that doubts a “sonic attack” is responsible. On Monday, the Associated Press reported that an interim
Young girl receives new hearing aids from family whose daughter died
Brianna Giddens, 4, received hearing aids from her former teacher, who was asked to pass them on to a child in need by a family whose own daughter died of medical complications.
4-year-old girl receives 'perfect match' hearing aids from unlikely donor
A young girl who was born with a viral auditory infection was given the gift of hearing from an unexpected donor. When one family lost their 5-year-old daughter to a multitude of health complications earlier this year, the parents decided to donate her brand new pink hearing aids to a local teacher