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The word audiology is made up of two roots: Audio and Logy. ‘Audio’ refers to ‘hear’ and ‘logy’ to ‘the study of’. In essence, audiology is the study of hearing - as the inner ear is also required for balance, this is also included in the study. In medical terms it is the branch of science dedicated to the study of hearing, balance and their associated disorders.
Oticon’s BrainHearing philosophy reaches new levels with breakthrough evidence

Oticon’s BrainHearing philosophy reaches new levels with breakthrough evidence

Age-related hearing loss can negatively affect cognitive test outcomes

Age-related hearing loss can negatively affect cognitive test outcomes

Children with MED-EL Synchrony cochlear implant can safely undergo MRI without discomfort

Children with MED-EL Synchrony cochlear implant can safely undergo MRI without discomfort

New clinical practice guideline for Ménière's disease published

New clinical practice guideline for Ménière's disease published

Use of hearing aids may delay cognitive decline in older adults

Use of hearing aids may delay cognitive decline in older adults

Audacious and Boots Hearingcare partner to support people with hearing loss

Audacious and Boots Hearingcare partner to support people with hearing loss

Study could lead to next-generation clinical testing for hidden hearing loss

Study could lead to next-generation clinical testing for hidden hearing loss

Medi-Cal benefits eliminated a decade ago, such as foot care and eyeglasses, are back

Medi-Cal benefits eliminated a decade ago, such as foot care and eyeglasses, are back

Aarhus University to open new research center focusing on Ear-EEG technology

Aarhus University to open new research center focusing on Ear-EEG technology

Innovative technology may prevent hearing loss in military working dogs

Innovative technology may prevent hearing loss in military working dogs

PCORI Board approves $70 million to support projects designed to improve care for health conditions

PCORI Board approves $70 million to support projects designed to improve care for health conditions

Chronic conductive hearing loss linked to speech recognition deficits

Chronic conductive hearing loss linked to speech recognition deficits

New budget boosts health coverage for low-income Californians

New budget boosts health coverage for low-income Californians

Expansion of eligibility criteria means more people will benefit from cochlear implants

Expansion of eligibility criteria means more people will benefit from cochlear implants

Largest description of ST3GAL5 deficiency combined using data from 104 individuals

Largest description of ST3GAL5 deficiency combined using data from 104 individuals

Signs of memory loss could point to hearing issues

Signs of memory loss could point to hearing issues

Hearing challenges still reported by high proportion of older people with hearing aids

Hearing challenges still reported by high proportion of older people with hearing aids

Manx Telecom unveils MT clearSound that improves clarity of mobile phone calls

Manx Telecom unveils MT clearSound that improves clarity of mobile phone calls

Earwax, of all things, poses unrecognized risk in long-term care

Earwax, of all things, poses unrecognized risk in long-term care

Oticon announces smallest ever hearing aid to date

Oticon announces smallest ever hearing aid to date