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May 25, 2012, 09:47 ET

BHI Raises Awareness of the Link Between Hearing Loss and Some Chronic Diseases During National Men's Health Week

 The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is raising awareness of the link between hearing loss and some chronic diseases during National Men's...

May 17, 2012, 15:55 ET

Better Hearing Institute Condemns Use of Sound Cannons (LRAD's) for Crowd Control during Chicago's May NATO Summit

In preparation for the thousands of anti-war activists expected to protest outside the NATO summit in Chicago this week, the city has reportedly...

May 07, 2012, 15:43 ET

BHI Raises Awareness of Hearing Aids as Potential Therapy to Help Quiet "Ringing in the Ears" During National Tinnitus Awareness Week

The Better Hearing Institute is joining the American Tinnitus Association (ATA) in recognizing National Tinnitus Awareness Week (TAW), May 13 to...

Apr 30, 2012, 22:15 ET

BHI Raises Awareness of Link Between Hearing Loss and Certain Chronic Diseases During National Women's Health Week

 The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is raising awareness of the link between hearing loss and certain chronic diseases during National Women's...

Apr 24, 2012, 09:00 ET

BHI Urges Employers to Make Hearing Health a Workplace Wellness Priority During Better Hearing Month

The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is urging employers to make hearing health a key aspect of their workplace wellness initiatives, the institute...

Mar 21, 2012, 18:43 ET

Link Between Diabetes and Hearing Loss Highlighted by BHI in Recognition of American Diabetes Association Alert Day®

 The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is urging people with diabetes to take the Across America Hearing Check Challenge and is encouraging others...

Mar 01, 2012, 07:08 ET

People with Chronic Kidney Disease Should Have Their Hearing Checked During National Kidney Month, World Kidney Day, Better Hearing Institute Urges

People with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and other diseases of the kidney should make hearing checks a routine part of their medical care,...

Jan 17, 2012, 10:00 ET

BHI Urges People with Heart Disease to Get Their Hearing Checked During American Heart Month

People with heart disease should get their hearing checked because of the link between cardiovascular and hearing health, according to the Better...

Oct 13, 2011, 20:53 ET

Better Hearing Institute Warns on Do-It-Yourself Hearing Care

The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is warning consumers of the inherent risks associated with purchasing over-the-counter, one-size-fits-all...

Mar 11, 2011, 21:12 ET

BHI Highlights Connection between Diabetes and Hearing Health for American Diabetes Association Alert Day(SM)

The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is highlighting the connection between diabetes and hearing health and is urging all Americans to take the...

Feb 23, 2011, 11:52 ET

New Study Reveals Financial Dangers of Leaving Hearing Loss Unaddressed

People with untreated hearing loss lose as much as $30,000 in income annually, depending on their degree of hearing loss, according to the latest...

Jan 18, 2011, 12:22 ET

BHI Highlights Connection Between Heart and Hearing Health During American Heart Month

The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) announced today that it is joining with the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) and the American...

Nov 15, 2010, 21:03 ET

BHI Urges Families and Friends to Help Loved Ones with Hearing Loss This Holiday Season

The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is urging families and friends across America to stay alert to the signs of unaddressed hearing loss this...

Nov 01, 2010, 19:09 ET

BHI Highlights Importance of Hearing Health to Alzheimer's Patients During National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month

The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) announced today that it is participating in National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month this November and is...

Jan 21, 2009, 15:59 ET

Hearing Aids Offer Hope for Those Who Suffer from Persistent 'Ringing in the Ears,' Better Hearing Institute Survey Finds

Hearing aids can offer hope of better hearing for people who suffer from tinnitus, according to a recent survey conducted by the non-profit...

Nov 10, 2008, 08:00 ET

People with Diabetes Urged to Have Their Hearing Checked Regularly

Patients with diabetes are more than twice as likely as those without the disease to have hearing loss, according to a recent National Institutes...

Aug 04, 2008, 01:00 ET

Untreated Hearing Loss Puts Children at Risk, Better Hearing Institute Warns

WASHINGTON, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Too many children with hearing loss aren't getting adequate help and are being put at risk for...

Apr 28, 2008, 01:00 ET

Better Hearing Institute Launches New Website to Build Support for the Hearing Aid Tax Credit

WASHINGTON, April 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Better Hearing Institute (BHI) launched a new website as part of its campaign to spur...

Apr 17, 2008, 01:00 ET

Better Hearing Institute Kicks Off the Across America Hearing Check Challenge for Better Hearing and Speech Month, Bringing Better Quality of Life Back to Millions of Americans

WASHINGTON, April 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) announced today the launch of the Across America Hearing...

Jan 07, 2008, 00:00 ET

1 Million Youth in America with Hearing Loss May be Left Behind, National Survey Finds; Even 'Minor' Hearing Loss Causes Major Problems

WASHINGTON, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An estimated 1.4 million youth have hearing loss, but only 12% wear hearing devices, according to...