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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 raises awareness of how hearing loss treatment can have positive effect on quality of life

Oticon raises awareness of how hearing loss treatment can have positive effect on quality of life

First-ever clinical study shows that older adults benefit from hearing aid use

First-ever clinical study shows that older adults benefit from hearing aid use

Noise from bursting balloons can lead to hearing loss, say researchers

Noise from bursting balloons can lead to hearing loss, say researchers

Adding higher frequencies to standard protocol improves detection of hearing loss in adolescents

Adding higher frequencies to standard protocol improves detection of hearing loss in adolescents

Targeted intervention helps improve effectiveness of newborn hearing screening programs

Targeted intervention helps improve effectiveness of newborn hearing screening programs

Sense announces official launch of new deafblind awareness e-learning course for audiologists

Sense announces official launch of new deafblind awareness e-learning course for audiologists

ADMT withdraws Premarket Notification 510(k) application for Angiodroid Injector

ADMT withdraws Premarket Notification 510(k) application for Angiodroid Injector

Chemotherapy treatment can contribute to long-term neurocognitive deficits in pediatric brain tumor survivors

Chemotherapy treatment can contribute to long-term neurocognitive deficits in pediatric brain tumor survivors

ADMT announces filing of FDA 510(k) application for Angiodroid The CO2 Injector for Angiography

ADMT announces filing of FDA 510(k) application for Angiodroid The CO2 Injector for Angiography

Study discovers direct link between infants' oral-motor movements and auditory speech perception

Study discovers direct link between infants' oral-motor movements and auditory speech perception

Roy D. Patterson selected to receive ASA's Silver Medal in Psychological and Physiological Acoustics

Roy D. Patterson selected to receive ASA's Silver Medal in Psychological and Physiological Acoustics

Birth weight associated with poor hearing, vision and cognition in middle age

Birth weight associated with poor hearing, vision and cognition in middle age

Sikka Software's cloud-based practice optimization platform transforms retail healthcare industry

Sikka Software's cloud-based practice optimization platform transforms retail healthcare industry

Turtle Beach, Audiology Management Group partner for HyperSound Clear hearing solutions product

Turtle Beach, Audiology Management Group partner for HyperSound Clear hearing solutions product

High-frequency tympanometry testing can help identify middle-ear problems in newborn babies

High-frequency tympanometry testing can help identify middle-ear problems in newborn babies

New marketplace lender for elective care treatments launched

New marketplace lender for elective care treatments launched

New investments may enable two Canadian organizations to improve life for people with hearing loss

New investments may enable two Canadian organizations to improve life for people with hearing loss

AAPMD announces "The Silent Airway Problem: Connecting the Dots" conference

AAPMD announces "The Silent Airway Problem: Connecting the Dots" conference

Children's oral language can be a good predictor of future writing difficulties

Children's oral language can be a good predictor of future writing difficulties

Research: People with learning disabilities are suffering from hearing loss

Research: People with learning disabilities are suffering from hearing loss