7 Tips for Audiologists Responding to the COVID-19 Health Emergency
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7 Tips for Audiologists Responding to the COVID-19 Health Emergency

By Kim Cavitt, AuDThe COVID-19 virus is having a profound impact on the daily lives of all Americans, especially audiologists who serve a large senior population and/or who live or work in a heavily affected community or geographic area. Here are seven tips for audiologists in this uncertain time.1)...

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U.S. commercial insurance giant Humana (HUM.US) has set up a US $ 600 million joint venture clinic, and its customer target is mainly the elderly

Recently, the US commercial insurance giants Humana (HUM.US) and WCAS (Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe) announced that the two companies have invested a total of 600 million US dollars to establish a joint venture to operate primary health care clinics.  The joint venture will develop and operate clinics focused on...

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Wearing a hearing aid can slow the progress of dementia by up to 75 per cent, according to a new study.

Scientists believe that keeping older people engaged and active by adopting the devices can significantly reduce age-related cognitive decline. They followed the progress of 2,040 individuals between 1996 and 2014, asking them to complete word memory tests at various stages and monitoring the rate of decline before and after getting...

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