Tag Archives: Hearing

The best apps for children with hearing loss

What do you get when you introduce a child with hearing loss to one of the apps below? Smiles, giggles and (shhh) learning. Apps geared for kids with hearing loss aretypically found under the ‘education’category in app stores. We searched the world wide web to find apps for your smartphone and tablet that will teach, inspire,… Read More »

FDA finally holds its first all-day hearing on CBD oils, gummies and lattes and more

FDA finally holds its first all-day hearing on CBD oils, gummies, lattes and more amid concerns over exaggerated health claims CBD has become a booming business in the US, expected to be worth $ 16 billion by 2025  The Food and Drug Administration has approved several drugs that contain cannabis derivatives or synthetics  But it… Read More »

American Medical Association, Department of Justice, file counter-motions in CVS\Aetna hearing

The American Medical Association has fired back against a Department of Justice motion to change the terms of Tunney Act hearing in the CVS Health and Aetna merger case. Three AMA witnesses – healthcare and antitrust experts – are scheduled to testify starting Tuesday, June 4. “After the close of business on the Friday before… Read More »

Hearing loss and obesity among 12 factors that fuel dementia

Tens of thousands of people in Ireland are currently living with dementia. Stock picture Hearing loss and obesity among 12 factors that fuel dementia Independent.ie Twelve lifestyle choices and conditions that fuel dementia have been identified by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in the most definitive list ever of how to avoid mental decline in… Read More »