Quantcast
Tag archive for ‘hearing disability’
By The Dispatch On Saturday, August 17th, 2019
0 Comments

Father and Son, Terry and Rocky Anderson Sentenced for Hearing Aid Healthcare Fraud

A father/son duo who submitted more than $27 million in fraudulent hearing aid claims to insurer Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas was sentenced yesterday to eight and seven years in federal prison, respectively, More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, August 15th, 2018
0 Comments

What Parents Should Consider Before Filing a Birth Injury Lawsuit

Every parent’s worst nightmare is that their child will be somehow injured during their birth. Delivering a child is one of the most joyful and exciting moments in life, but with unexpected complications that More...

By Guest Author On Monday, February 26th, 2018
0 Comments

Services Available for Children with a Disability

The introduction of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) has made it easier and more accessible for parents with children who have a disability to locate and utilise services. The NDIS is aimed at improving More...

By Red Diogenes On Friday, December 22nd, 2017
0 Comments

DOJ cuts ‘outdated’ Obama era ‘guidance documents,’ criticized by Juvenile Law activists

The Justice Department eliminated a set of “guidance documents” from the books on Thursday, withdrawing 25 documents — including one addressing integration of people with disabilities in state and More...

By Guest Author On Friday, July 14th, 2017
0 Comments

Gene Therapy and LEDs Help Boost Effectiveness of Cochlear Implants

Researchers are using optogenetics to help improve cochlear implants, which work through nerve stimulation. The implants work, but the sound is often muffled and distorted. Implant technology can only distinguish More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, September 29th, 2016
0 Comments

SSA Advice: Preparing Yourself for the Disability Interview

About nine million disabled Americans and their dependents receive a monthly Social Security disability check or direct bank deposit that helps them pay for housing, food, transportation, medicine, therapy, and More...

By Guest Author On Monday, April 25th, 2016
0 Comments

A Right to a Better Life: Getting the Help You Deserve With Your Disability

Coping with a disability and trying lead as normal a life as possible, often depends on a number of significant factors, such as ensuring that you get all of the help you are entitled to. Sometimes, it takes the More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, October 13th, 2015
2 Comments

Social Security Disability Insurance: Top Mistakes to Avoid When You Apply

If you find yourself in circumstances where you need to apply for social disability insurance, the last thing you will probably want is to experience frustration and confusion with delays to the process because More...

By Guest Author On Monday, July 6th, 2015
1 Comment

What Makes A Great Otoscope

The otoscope is one of the most important medical instruments. Every clinic or medical facility in the world has one. Its role is to provide an insight view on the ear canal, as well as the deepest elements. Physicians More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, August 19th, 2014
0 Comments

7 Signs You Need a Hearing Aid

Hearing loss can creep up on you quite gradually, whether due to age or chronic noise at work. Because its progression can be slow, and its presence is completely invisible, it can be difficult to face up to the More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, August 19th, 2014
0 Comments

The Most Important Questions to Ask Before Purchasing a Disability Insurance Policy

Given that as many as 25 percent of all adults are likely to become at least partially disabled at some point in their working lives, there is a compelling reason to purchase disability insurance coverage — especially More...

By Jinkie Barendse On Monday, March 11th, 2013
2 Comments

Bloomberg, NYC to target loud music in headphones to help with public health problem

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who led the ban on 16-ounce sodas, trans fats in restaurants and public smoking, is now turning his sights on young people who play their music too loud through their headphones. Mayor More...

By Robert Herriman On Monday, March 4th, 2013
0 Comments

Ear infections the number one cause of hearing loss globally

Ear infections and vaccine preventable infectious diseases are considered the number one causes of hearing loss, according to a World Health Organization (WHO) media release in time for  International Ear Care More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, January 24th, 2010
0 Comments

Teens announce 25 is now old thanks to the Mosquito

Can you hear that? Nothing. That silence is the sound of our fleeting youth. Photo/CDC 25 is the new old. Well, that’s what I’m being told. The reason is simple: the mosquito. The Mosquito, Mosquito More...


Recent Posts

October 18, 2019, Comments Off on

October 17, 2019, Comments Off on

October 17, 2019, Comments Off on

DISPATCH BLOGS

Splash Page logo 300x146 Today in History