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Hearing Impairment (INACTIVE)

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  • Affordable Care Act: In Florida, 90 percent qualify for subsidy

    Affordable Care Act: In Florida, 90 percent qualify for subsidy
    Nine out of 10 Floridians who have enrolled in health insurance through the federal marketplace have qualified for a taxpayer subsidy, according to a new state-by-state report from the Kaiser Family Foundation.
  • Watch: Deaf woman reacts to hearing for the first time

    Watch: Deaf woman reacts to hearing for the first time
    Video of a deaf woman able to hear for the first time in her life has gone viral online. See it above. Joanne Milne of Gateshead, England, begins to sob and shake as a new facet of the world is revealed to her. Forty-year-old Milne, deaf since birth,...

    Tom Hamilton sees son Nick, with severe hearing loss, bat with major leaguers

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. Nick Hamilton never looked at his name silhouetted in black on the scoreboard at Goodyear Ballpark and neither did his father, Tom, the radio voice of the Indians. There was too much emotion, too many nerves. Nick Hamilton, a 24-year-old...

    Consumer Reports: How to hear a whole lot better

    If you're older than 45, there's about a 1 in 5 chance you suffer from some amount of hearing loss — and that rate climbs steadily as you age, says Consumer Reports. Almost one-third of people ages 65 to 74 report difficulty hearing, and the...

    Vitamin supplements may prevent drug-induced hearing loss

    The drug gentamicin can provide effective treatment for people with bacterial infections that are resistant to other antibiotics, but this medication can cause a serious side effect, too: hearing loss. Now, University of Florida researchers have...