Hearing Loss

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Furry Tails: Sparty Is Searching For A Good Home

Are you looking to bring a pet into your home? Local animal shelters are a great place to find a furry companion. This week, Furry Tails is featuring Sparty!


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New Study Reveals Possible Link Between Sleep Apnea & Hearing Loss

Sleep apnea has been linked to heart disease, high blood pressure, stroke, diabetes and obesity. Now, add hearing loss to the list.


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Firefighters File Lawsuit Over Hearing Loss From Sirens

Several City of Pittsburgh firefighters have filed a lawsuit, saying the sirens on their trucks were too loud and caused them hearing loss.


Hearing Loss & Prevention Information

This Memorial Day we remember the men and women who serve in the military. Many veterans returning home from war have injuries that are not visible, such as hearing loss.


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Device Uses Teeth To Aid Hearing Loss

Four years ago, Paul Getsy woke up one day with no hearing in his right ear. He thought it was his headset or maybe fluid buildup from a cold. His doctor said no. It was a condition of the hearing nerve suddenly not working for unexplainable reasons.


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Listen Up: 1-In-5 Teens Have Hearing Loss

KDKA AM’s Larry & John talk to a local audiologist about how earbuds and noise pollution are hurting our kids.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/29/2011

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Study: Hearing Loss On The Rise With Girls

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – More teens listen to music these days on i-Pods or MP3 players, but blasting tunes on their headphones may not be causing hearing damage after all. It’s not who you would expect […]