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Frequency Therapeutics Announces Positive Results from Hearing Restoration Drug Trial

By |2019-09-01T01:09:10+00:00April 12th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Hearing|

Frequency Therapeutics, a clinical stage biotechnology company, announced positive results from a Phase 1/2 safety trial to evaluate FX-322, an investigational drug candidate designed to facilitate hearing restoration. The trial assessed the safety of a single dose of FX-322 given by intratympanic administration in adult patients with stable sensorineural hearing loss (SSHL) who had a medical [...]

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WHO Sets Standard for Headphones That Won’t Give You Hearing Loss

By |2019-09-01T01:09:10+00:00March 26th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Hearing|

The World Health Organization (WHO) has decided that when it comes to loud headphones and hearing loss, enough is enough. Along with the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), it has published recommended specifications for a new generation of hi-fi headsets that won't give you hearing loss. The organizations say all new smartphones and audio players with in-ear [...]

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HIA Launches “Hear Well. Stay Vital.” Campaign to Promote Hearing Awareness

By |2019-09-01T01:09:10+00:00March 22nd, 2019|Categories: Blog, Hearing|

The Hearing Industries Association (HIA), in partnership with the Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA), the American Academy of Audiology (AAA), the Academy of Doctors of Audiology (ADA), and the International Hearing Society (IHS), has launched a public awareness campaign to promote better hearing called “Hear Well. Stay Vital.” The website helps disprove common myths about hearing loss and provides information on what to expect from a professional audiological [...]

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