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Understanding the degrees of hearing loss

In simple terms, the severity of your hearing loss is measured in two ways—how loud something needs to be before you can hear it, and which frequencies are harder for you to hear (such as higher-pitched women’s voices compared to men’s voices).  As people get older, for example, it’s common to lose some hearing in the high frequencies.… Read More »

Sudden hearing loss in one ear

If you or a loved one has suddenly developed hearing loss, see your doctor right away. While often downplayed as not serious, any new or sudden hearing loss should be taken seriously by you and your healthcare providers. Why? The sooner you get a thorough audiological workup, the better your chances are for a full recovery.… Read More »

Consumer Weight Loss Platform Noom Heads for Digital Health | Saeju Jeong, CEO, Noom

Health Tech Jan 29, 2020• BY JESSICA DAMASSA Popular weight management app Noom is officially stepping into the world of digital health and digital therapeutics. CEO & co-founder, Saeju Jeong, shares some of the impressive stats that the behavior change platform has been able to help users achieve — including an average 7.5% reduction in… Read More »