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Myth Busters star and his hearing aids

Adam Savage opens up about his experience with hearing loss and why getting hearing aids was a life-changing decision. Learn about why you should consider getting your own hearing tested as well. This video is sponsored by Widex....

Diabetes and Hearing Loss

It is important for everyone to have their hearing checked regularly, but it’s particularly important if you have diabetes. Diabetes is associated with an increased risk of developing a sudden hearing loss. It appears that the more severe your diabetes is, the higher...

Preventing hereditary deafness

Scientists have used a novel gene-editing approach to salvage the hearing of mice with genetic hearing loss and succeeded in doing so without any apparent unwanted-target effects. The animals -- known as Beethoven mice -- were treated for the same genetic mutation...

NDIS and inequality

A report identifies inequality and service problems in the NDIS. Males and people with higher incomes are more likely to benefit from the NDIS Market gaps in the NDIS are a growing problem Money in NDIS plans that isn’t spent by participants could be reclaimed by the...