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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.
Antibiotic protects against noise-induced hearing loss in young mice

Antibiotic protects against noise-induced hearing loss in young mice

Loud music can increase risk for hearing loss

Loud music can increase risk for hearing loss

Caffeine abstinence: An ineffective and potentially distressing tinnitus therapy

Caffeine abstinence: An ineffective and potentially distressing tinnitus therapy

ENTA opens new medical offices in Edison and Old Bridge

ENTA opens new medical offices in Edison and Old Bridge

CVS/pharmacy kicks off its fundraiser for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital's annual campaign

CVS/pharmacy kicks off its fundraiser for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital's annual campaign

Tax credit legislation can pave way for affordable hearing aids

Tax credit legislation can pave way for affordable hearing aids

With state budgets tight, services are cut; Kansas looks to avoid mandates

With state budgets tight, services are cut; Kansas looks to avoid mandates

Siemens Hearing Instruments introduces new hearing solutions at the ADA 2009 Convention

Siemens Hearing Instruments introduces new hearing solutions at the ADA 2009 Convention

VitaSound Audio's Neuro-Compensator technology inbuilt into Sonomax Hearing Healthcare's Sono3 hearing aid

VitaSound Audio's Neuro-Compensator technology inbuilt into Sonomax Hearing Healthcare's Sono3 hearing aid

Canada's first nationwide hearing healthcare structure launched

Canada's first nationwide hearing healthcare structure launched

Failure to correct hearing loss may lead brain to forget how to hear and understand speech

Failure to correct hearing loss may lead brain to forget how to hear and understand speech

HearAtLast Holdings opens new tinnitus clinic in Canada

HearAtLast Holdings opens new tinnitus clinic in Canada

URMC expert to give free talk on hearing loss

URMC expert to give free talk on hearing loss

Extra workplace decibels increase risks of work-related accidents and road collisions

Extra workplace decibels increase risks of work-related accidents and road collisions

Physicians perform rare surgery to restore hearing to a deaf patient

Physicians perform rare surgery to restore hearing to a deaf patient

New guidelines for dealing with earwax

New guidelines for dealing with earwax

Earwax removal - new guidelines

Earwax removal - new guidelines

Smoking and obesity linked to hearing loss

Smoking and obesity linked to hearing loss

Smoking and body mass index found to be risk factors in age-related hearing loss

Smoking and body mass index found to be risk factors in age-related hearing loss

Old age is the new middle age - Health Secretary Alan Johnson says

Old age is the new middle age - Health Secretary Alan Johnson says