COVID-19 face coverings mask the message
Many people have hearing loss – from mild to disabling – but University of Melbourne research finds COVID-19 face masks are making communication even harder.
A hearing aid could help your brain
Hearing loss and cognitive decline are linked, but new University of Melbourne research finds that using a hearing aid may help delay this decline.
Specialised skills key to helping deaf students thrive
The rise of inclusive education shows the need for qualified Teachers of the Deaf to support hearing-impaired students, says University of Melbourne expert.
Hard on the hard of hearing
University of Melbourne research explores the complex partnership between the brain and the ears and what happens at a neurological level to communicate.
For your ears only
Smart headphones are the way of the future, and young Melbourne researchers are leading the way in the never-ending quest for the set of "perfect" headphones.