Promising Tinnitus Therapy at Home with New Device

Promising Tinnitus Therapy at Home with New Device

Tinnitus refers to ringing and other sounds experienced within one’s own ears. Severe cases can cause significant distress that interferes with quality of life. Sono, a new Class IIa medical device, makes an experimental tinnitus treatment available to patients at...
New Study: Does Hearing Loss Increase Risk of Dementia?

New Study: Does Hearing Loss Increase Risk of Dementia?

Responsible scientists and scholars hesitate to prematurely claim causation when data shows a correlation between two factors. Researchers from the University of Oxford Nuffield Department of Population Health withhold claims of causation in either direction between...
Affordable 3D-Printed Eye Care Kit [video]

Affordable 3D-Printed Eye Care Kit [video]

New Zealand-based ODocs Eye Care develops tools to assist ophthalmologists. For the past six years, ODocs has worked with 3D printer and 3D scaling software company Ultimaker to develop an open source smartphone ophthalmoscope. The company has moved on to develop...