2017 News Clips

High-Tech Hope for the Hard of Hearing
April 3, 2017 (The New Yorker)
Coverage of past and ongoing hearing research from Drs. Albert Edge, Charlie Liberman and Sharon Kujawa.

This Pocket-Sized Prototype Could Take the Sting Out of Eye Care
March 31, 2017 (NBC News)
Coverage of a research project led by Dr. Shizuo Mukai.

Answering Listener Questions, From Earwax To Eye Gaze
March 28, 2017 (WGBH)
Comments from Dr. David Jung on earwax.

Maine sisters fight rare eye cancer with monthly trips to Boston 
March 23, 2017 (WCVB/Channel 5)
Coverage of a patient family and their physician Dr. Shizuo Mukai's research on early detection of retinoblastoma.

Brain 'Rewires' to Work Around Early Blindness 
March 22, 2017 (WebMD)
Coverage of a research study led by Dr. Corinna Bauer.

Just a Dash: Growth factor shown to protect the retina in early stage diabetes
March 15, 2017 (Harvard Medicine Magazine)
Coverage of a research study led by Dr. Mara Lorenzi.

Now hear this: Loud sound may pose more harm than we thought 
March 14, 2017 (Associated Press)
Comments from Dr. Charlie Liberman on “hidden hearing loss”.

Woman Who Was Disfigured in Savage Attack by Ex-Boyfriend Marries the EMT Who Saved Her
March 13, 2017 (Inside Edition)
Coverage of Mass. Eye and Ear patient highlighting the Facial Nerve Center.

 

Sinus Trouble Can Lead to Depression, Lost Work
March 10, 2017 (U.S. News & World Report)
Coverage of research study led by Dr. Ahmad Sedaghat.

Depression may be biggest cause of lost productivity with sinus problems
March 10, 2017 (Reuters)
Coverage of research study led by Dr. Ahmad Sedaghat.

Noise, Hearing Loss, And Young Ears
March 3, 2017 (Consumer Reports)
Comments from Dr. Stephane Maison on hearing loss.

The perils of nasal spray overuse: “I felt like a junkie”
March 2, 2017 (Yahoo! News)
Comments from Dr. Ahmad Sedaghat on nasal decongestant spray.

Small-molecule cocktail could reverse hearing loss
February 27, 2017 (Chemical & Engineering News)
Coverage of research study led by Albert Edge.

Can you hear me now? Researchers one step closer to reversing hearing loss
February 24, 2017 (Yahoo! Finance)
Coverage of research study led by Albert Edge.

Local Researchers May Have Found Way to Treat Hearing Loss
February 21, 2017 (CBS Boston)
Coverage of research study led by Albert Edge.



Local Researchers May Have Found a Way to Treat Hearing Loss
February 21, 2017 (Boston Magazine)
Coverage of research study led by Albert Edge.

This Is What The Color Of Your Boogers Means
February 21, 2017 (Women's Health)
Comments from Dr. Stacey Gray on nasal secretions.

A doctor experiences pain, and it’s a window toward empathy
February 20, 2017 (The Boston Globe)
Coverage of Dr. Paul Konowitz's story leading to the creation of the Quality, Humanism and Professionalism lecture series.

Ancient virus used by local researchers to restore hearing in mice

February 6, 2017 (Boston Business Journal)
Coverage of research studies led by Drs. Tina Stankovic and Luk Vandenberghe.

Getting Specific About Dizziness
February 6, 2017 (New York Times)
Coverage of a book on dizziness authored by Dr. Gregory T. Whitman.

Ears to you, kids
February 5, 2017 (Boston Herald)
Coverage of an initiative led by Dr. Michael Cohen.

Mass. Eye and Ear CEO optimistic about Partners merger, despite hurdles
January 29, 2017 (Boston Business Journal)
Comments from CEO and President John Fernandez on Mass. Eye and Ear and Partners news.

Partners plans to acquire Mass. Eye and Ear
January 27, 2017 (The Boston Globe)
Comments from CEO and President John Fernandez on Mass. Eye and Ear and Partners news.

Kalter: Sights set on glaucoma fight
January 23, 2017 (The Boston Herald)
Comments from Dr. Angela Turalba on prescription eye drops.

Family tragedy leads Melrose teacher to Boston Marathon
January 16, 2017 (Melrose Free Press)
Feature of 2017 Team Eye and Ear runner Nick Tuccinardi.

Ask the Expert: What Can I Use Instead of Q-tips?
January 13, 2017 (Boston magazine)
Comments from Dr. Felipe Santos on earwax removal.

The secret to an easier allergy season
January 2017 (Harvard Health Letter)
Comments from Dr. Ahmad Sedaghat on seasonal allergies

Health Watch: Spin Class Noise Levels Could Cause Hearing Loss
January 7, 2017 (CBS Boston)
Coverage of research study led by Dr. Aaron Remenschneider.

Doctors admonish us to leave earwax alone. Why won't anyone listen?
January 6, 2017 (STAT)
Comments from Dr. David Jung on earwax removal.

Sight: The Story of Vision
January 6, 2017 (WGBH World)
Promo for feature-length film on vision science and its history, featuring Drs. Eli Peli, Joseph Rizzo and Gang Luo.