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Spinning May Be Bad for Your Hearing, Study Says

Listen up, SoulCycle addicts and Flywheel aficionados: Your Spin class’ pounding playlist may help you sprint faster, but a recent study says it could be putting […]

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Hearing Problems Continue for Victims of the Boston Marathon Bombings

After the Boston Marathon bombings, more than 100 patients were evaluated for blast-related ear injuries, according to Massachusetts Eye and Ear. Ninety-four of those injured individuals […]

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Top Docs Q&A: G Gregory Gallico III

This post is part of our Top Docs Q&A series where we ask a physician who was selected as one of our Top Docs questions about […]

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Harvard Medical School Researchers Awarded $1.3 Million Prize

Six Harvard Medical School researchers have been awarded the prestigious 2014 António Champalimaud Vision Award—a $1.3 million gift—recognizing the development of an anti-angiogenic therapy (drugs that halt […]

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Audio Game May Help People with Hearing Loss

Thanks to a recent innovation from researchers at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, new therapeutic tools may be available for the […]

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The Harmful Effects of Smartphones

The inescapable reality of this technologically progressive era is that we are constantly checking social media, reading our news online, and searching for the latest Beyonce […]

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New Contact Lenses Can Deliver Medication

If you hate eye drops (really, who doesn’t) and wear contacts, researchers in Boston have really good news for you. According to Massachusetts Eye and […]

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Local Doctor Invents Revolutionary Prism Glasses

More than one million Americans have lost the ability to see in one half of one or both of their eyes due to trauma, strokes, […]

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Researchers Develop New Drug Delivery Method

In a study published in PLoS One, Harvard Medical School researchers at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary’s Department of Otology and Laryngology recently demonstrated a […]

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Massachusetts Eye and Ear Using Smartphones For Medical Photos

In a paper published in the Journal of Opthalmology last week, ophthalmologists at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary discussed the benefits of using iPhone cameras, […]