4 days ago

World Cup Noisemaker Vuvuzela Is Hazardous to Your Hearing

If you can imagine what it sounds like to be surrounded by thousands of jackhammers for about 90 minutes straight, then you may be able to imagine what it's like to sit in a crowd full of vuvuzelas.

Experts say the ubiquitous, loud buzzing

5 days ago

Oscar Pistorius case: Prosecution admits error over "testosterone" testimony


2 weeks ago

Fear of Rejection - InfoBarrel

What is the fear of rejection? Why do we as people have such a hard time with hearing the word, "no", or dealing with the disapproval, or rejection, of others? If we are to co-mingle and socialize with people then rejection is inevitable at some read more...

2 weeks ago

Pistorius forced to look at 'exploded' head of girlfriend

PRETORIA (Reuters) - A South African prosecutor forced Oscar Pistorius on Wednesday to look at a forensic photograph that showed the head of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp after it was blown open by a hollow-point bullet fired by the Olympic and P read more...

1 month ago

Why some kids need hearing tests with ear tube surgery

Children with hearing loss who get ear tube surgery to address chronic ear infections may need tests before and after the procedure to see if their hearing improves, a U.S. study suggests.

When kids get an infection, fluid can build up in t read more...

1 month ago

American Express Centurion: The Black Card

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For those of you that are wondering, my name is not Cheung Chun Keung and that is not my hand holding that Amex Black Card...But I kind of wish that the card did belong to me and that my name is Cheung Chun Ke read more...

2 months ago

Gibbs appeals over two test ban

CENTURION, South Africa -- South African Herschelle Gibbs has officially lodged an appeal against his two-match ban for making derogatory remarks about Pakistanis during the first test in Centurion.

"We lodged the formal notice and grounds