12 Aug 2014
London: In a pioneering medical procedure, a nine year old boy in UK who was born without any ears has had a pair created from his own ribs.
21 Jun 2014
New York: In a ray of hope for patients with hearing impairment, scientists have found that spiral ganglion stem cells present in the inner ear can be used to restore hearing ability.
03 Jun 2014
London: Every time you hit the dance floor to the sound of loud music, you may risk losing your capacity to hear.
25 Mar 2014
London: In a significant discovery, researchers have used DNA therapy to improve cochlear implant functionality in mice that holds great promise for humans with hearing problems.
20 Jan 2014
Kolkata: While hearing loss leads to severe depression in nearly eight percent patients, nearly four percent of them acquire suicidal tendencies.
05 Mar 2014
Toronto: Do you use a sound machine for your baby's good night's sleep? Beware! The noise machines designed to help a baby sleep could cause hearing loss after prolonged exposure, a new study claims.
24 Dec 2013
Washington: A US-based company has designed a hearing aid which looks like a regular necklace that users can wear around their neck.
03 Mar 2014
London: Researchers have identified a 'biological clock' in the ear that controls how well hearing damage may heal, a finding that can help develop new treatments for people with hearing disabilities.
26 Nov 2013
Washington: Obesity may increase the risk of hearing loss in women, while exercising may lower it, a new study has claimed.
23 Jan 2014
New York: If you are slowly finding it hard to hear at occasions, seek medical attention as soon as possible because the hearing loss may mean faster brain degeneration, warns a study.