Navigation Links
Miracle-Ear Foundation Gives the Gift of Sound to First Adult Recipient
Date:10/23/2013

Plymouth, MN (PRWEB) October 23, 2013

Miracle-Ear® of Longview, Washington, a part of the nationwide hearing solution franchise, partnered with the Miracle-Ear Foundation to give the gift of sound to Mary McDaniel. Mary is the first adult to receive hearing aids since the nonprofit expanded its reach to provide assistance to both hearing impaired children and adults.

Mary was having extreme difficulties communicating with her family and friends in many situations. She recalls several times where she had troubles understanding people on the phone and often times would miss out on the conversation. Her daughter would get very frustrated because she’d always have to repeat herself and speak up. Finally, Mary found it difficult to hear the music during her favorite pastime hobby, square dancing.

That’s when Mary saw a Miracle-Ear TV advertisement and decided to get her hearing checked. The hearing test confirmed she had a hearing loss in both ears and hearing aids were a viable solution. However, hearing aids were beyond her budget. Shannon Flanagan, Miracle-Ear franchise owner, suggested she apply to the Miracle-Ear Foundation. Upon approval, Mary was fit with donated hearing aids and gifted life-time aftercare.

In partnership with local franchisee, Shannon Flanagan and his staff, the Miracle-Ear Foundation, a Minneapolis-based non-profit organization, supports underserved adults and children across the country with their hearing healthcare needs. The Miracle-Ear Foundation, working with Miracle-Ear centers across the country, has donated more than 6,500 hearing aids to over 4,100 individuals nationwide, including the aids donated to Mary.    

“We know that hearing loss lowers the quality of life for adults at any age,” said Flanagan. “When hearing loss goes undetected, it can lead to social isolation, strained relationships, and can even impact earning potential. That
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Miracle-Ear Launches Revamped National Website
2. April Marks 65th Anniversary for Miracle-Ear
3. Gates Foundation and Mayo Clinic Experts to Address Vaccine Research in the 21st Century
4. Kevin Nealon to Host Second Annual Celebrity Golf Classic to Benefit Melanoma Research Foundation November 18th
5. Delray Recovery Center Presenting the Brandi’s Wish Foundation’s 3rd Annual Weekend Tennis Event
6. Colleen’s Dream Foundation Gifts $10,000 to The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to Support Ovarian Cancer Research
7. International Essential Tremor Foundation to Facilitate Educational Seminar in Suffern, N.Y.
8. National Science Foundation BRAIN Workshop Report e-Published on IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering
9. Migraine Research Foundation Hits Hole-in-One With Golf Outing and Benefit
10. McGill & Hill Group Partners With Smile for a Lifetime Foundation
11. Baby Hearts Foundation Releases New Video Explaining Congenital Heart Disease Produced by Rip Media Group
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/21/2014)... August 21, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized ... the latest information from the FDA on Dianeal ... US FDA announced on August 15, that two lots ... 2.5% Dextrose 5000mL (Ambu-Flex II), by Baxter International Inc., ... particulate matter. , The reason for the recall ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... TX (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Sometimes you have ... , In his new book “From Zero to a Hundred: Finding ... officer, shares his story of surviving a broken family, a childhood ... brings affirmation of who you were created to be,” Roy said. ... which is why I know my purpose today of helping others ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... 2014 OpsAssure, the local start-up ... to participate in the Harbor Accelerator's 14 week ... sessions and valuable resources.he Harbor’s goal is to ... Each start-up selected for the program receives a ... help businesses grow quickly, test markets and become ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... Today, Fecbek.com, a leading wedding dresses ... of wedding dresses. And all these elegant, gorgeous and ... excellent designers. , A wedding dress or wedding gown ... wedding ceremony. Color, style and ceremonial importance of the ... the wedding participants. In order to satisfy every customer, ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... Fancyflyingfox.com, the popular online supplier of wedding ... a new collection of 2014 military ball gowns ... promotion for these trendy and elegant products. , ... special offer to show its appreciation to the global ... ball outfits are provided with deeply discounted prices, up ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Dianeal Low Calcium (2.5mEq/L) Peritoneal Dialysis Solution with 2.5% Dextrose 5000mL (Ambu-Flex II) Recalled: AttorneyOne Monitors and Keeps Consumers Informed 2Health News:Zero to a Hundred: True Story of Escaping Death to Meet Life 2Health News:Elegant Wedding Dresses Are for Sale at Fecbek.com 2Health News:2014 Military Ball Gowns Offered At Popular Online Store Fancyflyingfox.com 2
... VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., June 10 AMERIGROUP,Corporation (NYSE: ... full-year,2008 guidance of $2.35 to $2.45 per diluted share ... of Tennessee. As previously,announced, the Company will present at ... In the first quarter of 2008, AMERIGROUP disclosed higher ...
... of Christopher,Grell have filed a lawsuit against Herbalife Ltd. ... State of California (case BC392373, dept. 48) today,on behalf ... after,taking Herbalife products., The lawsuit, which also names ... Phillis Chen, a resident,of the State of California, suffered ...
... June 10 Mylan Inc. (NYSE: MYL ),announced ... Federal Circuit has,affirmed a May 2007 District Court ruling ... capsules do not infringe patents asserted,against Mylan by AstraZeneca. ... Mylan launched its Omeprazole products on August 4, 2003, ...
... June 10 More and more people today ... difficult to get and,stay healthy. This National Men,s ... that are helping people who are uninsured but,need ... this report from Pfizer (NYSE: PFE ) ...
... items keep addiction affordable, study says , , ... the United States have declined in recent years, but ... the decline in cigarette sales by 30 percent, a ... analyzed federal government data and found that between 2000 ...
... helped with depression, agitation in elderly , , TUESDAY, June ... may ease some of the behavioral problems associated with ... a hormone which seems to play a role in ... night. , Both strategies could greatly improve quality of ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:AMERIGROUP Provides Status on Tennessee Rate Increase and Effect on 2008 Guidance 2Health News:AMERIGROUP Provides Status on Tennessee Rate Increase and Effect on 2008 Guidance 3Health News:AMERIGROUP Provides Status on Tennessee Rate Increase and Effect on 2008 Guidance 4Health News:AMERIGROUP Provides Status on Tennessee Rate Increase and Effect on 2008 Guidance 5Health News:Herbalife Sued for Negligence and Fraud by Victim 2Health News:Decline in Cigarette Sales Offset by Use of Alternative Products 2Health News:Adding Light Eases Behavioral Problems of Dementia 2Health News:Adding Light Eases Behavioral Problems of Dementia 3
(Date:8/20/2014)... , Aug. 20, 2014  Decision ... (EP) mapping and ablation device market will ... ablation to treat atrial fibrillation (AF). The ... treatment option for AF will spur adoption ... application, such as advanced loop diagnostic catheters, ...
(Date:8/20/2014)...  Amerigen Pharmaceuticals Ltd. announces that its Chinese ... Chinese FDA (CFDA) approval and has subsequently launched ... China domestic market.  Under ... with Sinochem Jiangsu Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., Amerigen is ... and China CFDA certified oral solid dose facility ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... NEW YORK , Aug. 20, 2014 ... available in its catalogue: Global Feminine Hygiene ... This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Feminine ... Segments: Sanitary Pads/Towels, Tampons, Panty liners, and Others. The ... Canada , Japan , ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Electrophysiology Mapping and Ablation Device Market in Japan to Reach $1.1 Billion by 2023 2Electrophysiology Mapping and Ablation Device Market in Japan to Reach $1.1 Billion by 2023 3Amerigen Pharmaceuticals Ltd. announces that its Chinese subsidiary, Suzhou Amerigen Pharmaceuticals Co. Ltd., has received Chinese FDA (CFDA) approval and has subsequently launched its generic Mecobalamin 0.5 mg Tablets into the China domestic mark 2Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 2Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 3Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 4Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 5Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 6Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 7Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 8Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 9Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 10Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 11Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 12Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 13Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 14Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 15Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 16Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 17Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 18Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 19Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 20Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 21Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 22Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 23Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 24Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 25Global Feminine Hygiene Products Industry 26
... Drug Screen Tests are available in 14 ... (Ecstasy). Designed using Microgenics Antibody Technology, the ... point of care immunoassay targeted to detect ... MDA and MDEA but no cross-reactivity to ...
... drugs of abuse tests are highly accurate in ... recommended cut-off as confirmed by GC/MS testing. The ... specific alternative method (such as GC/MS) must be ... Professional judgment should be applied to any drug ...
... InstaCheck® multi-drug test device provides ... easily. Negative results can be ... 3 minutes; positive results require ... one-time urine sample application will ...
... Drug Screen Tests are available in 14 ... (Ecstasy). Designed using Microgenics Antibody Technology, the ... point of care immunoassay targeted to detect ... MDA and MDEA but no cross-reactivity to ...
Medicine Products: