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Feb 12, 2014, 13:00 ET BHI Unveils New Website to Inspire Action, Improved Quality of Life for People with Hearing Loss

Inspiring action and fostering a nationwide culture of support are the themes behind the Better Hearing Institute's (BHI) newly renovated...


Nov 14, 2013, 01:37 ET Embrace Life and Hear the Joy This Holiday Season, Get Your Hearing Tested with a Loved One, BHI Urges

Getting your hearing tested with a loved one may be the most precious and uplifting gift you can give—or get—this holiday season, says...


Oct 10, 2013, 15:46 ET Dementia-Hearing Loss Link Warrants Routine Hearing Checks, BHI Stresses for National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month

 As research showing a link between hearing loss and cognitive function mounts, the Better Hearing Institute is urging people to pay close...


Oct 05, 2013, 21:11 ET Don't Let Unaddressed Hearing Loss Spiral into Depression, BHI Cautions, Urging Gen Xers and Baby Boomers to Get Their Hearing Checked

If your quality of life, relationships, and emotional and mental wellbeing are important to you, then get your hearing checked, the Better Hearing...


Sep 19, 2013, 20:58 ET Heart Disease and Hearing Loss Linked, So Get Your Hearing Checked for World Heart Day, BHI Advises

Gen Xers and baby boomers should no longer ignore their hearing loss, says the Better Hearing Institute (BHI), which is raising awareness of the...


May 23, 2013, 16:18 ET Men Who Want to Stay Active, Feel Younger, and Remain Socially and Professionally Engaged Should Address Hearing Loss, BHI Advises

Hearing health affects a man's lifestyle, and if he wants to stay active, feel younger, and remain socially and professionally engaged, he...


May 13, 2013, 11:31 ET Addressing Hearing Loss Proves Win-Win for Both Employer and Employee, BHI Advises During National Employee Wellness Month

 Addressing hearing loss in the workplace is a smart business strategy that benefits both employer and employee, the Better Hearing Institute...


May 01, 2013, 16:40 ET May Is the Ideal Time to "Window Shop" for Hearing

In recognition of Better Hearing and Speech Month, the Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is encouraging people with questions about their...


Apr 17, 2013, 15:22 ET Women Who Address Hearing Loss Enjoy Better Quality of Life, BHI Advises

Addressing hearing loss helps women stay physically, cognitively, and socially active, the Better Hearing Institute (BHI) advised today as part of...


Feb 26, 2013, 20:06 ET Diabetes-Hearing Loss Link Spurs BHI to Urge Hearing Checks, Diabetes Risk Test for American Diabetes Association Alert Day®

 In response to a recent meta-analysis further revealing a link between diabetes and hearing loss, the Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is urging...


Jan 21, 2013, 05:56 ET Thirty or Older? The Link Between Cardiovascular and Hearing Health Could Pertain to You, BHI Advises, Urging Hearing Checks

 In recognition of American Heart Month and National Wear Red Day®, the Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is alerting Gen Xers and baby...


Oct 22, 2012, 16:44 ET BHI Urges People with Alzheimer's Disease and Their Caregivers to Address Hearing Loss During National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month

In recognition of National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month, the Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is raising awareness of the...


Oct 01, 2012, 20:03 ET Hearing Checks Important Part of ADHD Diagnosis and Management, Better Hearing Institute Advises

 In recognition of ADHD Awareness Week, the Better Hearing Institute is drawing attention to the importance of hearing checks as an...


Sep 21, 2012, 14:14 ET People with Even Mild Depression and/or Anxiety Should Get Their Hearing Checked, Better Hearing Institute Advises in Advance of World Mental Health Day

 The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is urging people with symptoms of depression and/or anxiety to get their hearing checked and to address...


Sep 11, 2012, 13:49 ET Dementia-Hearing Loss Link Prompts BHI to Urge Hearing Checks Among Baby Boomers, Gen Xers in Recognition of World Alzheimer's Day

As evidence increases showing that there may be a connection between hearing loss and dementia, the Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is urging...


Aug 23, 2012, 22:29 ET Free Prevention eGuide Addresses Urgency of Preserving Hearing Health As Hearing Loss Hits Record Levels Among Working-Age Americans

 The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is offering a free prevention eGuide to help address the escalating problem of hearing loss at a time when...


Jul 02, 2012, 06:17 ET BHI Warns Against Hearing Injuries on 4th of July, America's Loudest Day of the Year

The Better Hearing Institute (BHI) is urging people to use sound judgment and ear plugs in celebrating the 4th of July, America's...


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 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 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...