Tag Archives: Hearing

AI technology comes under fire from critics in Senate hearing

With the adoption of artificial intelligence by industries including healthcare, critics contend that there are inherent problems with AI which have the potential to negatively impact the lives of Americans. Rashida Richardson, director of policy research at New York University’s AI Now Institute, told a Senate subcommittee on Tuesday that the use of recommendation algorithms,… Read More »

The impact of hearing loss on mental well-being

If you’re dealing with untreated hearing loss, you’re more likely to have mental health concerns that likely increase your need for medical care, according to a recent study. Hearing loss can have far-reachingimpacts on a person’s health. The study, published in November 2018 in the Journal of Public Health, used data from a 2014 cross-sectional… Read More »