An ‘over-the-counter’ hearing aid may put treatment within reach

MILWAUKEE_A new type of hearing aid being developed by a University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee engineer could make the devices much more accessible to the millions of people who need them. Only one in six people in the U.S. who could benefit from hearing aids use them. The reason is primarily cost. Basic Medicare does not cover […]

Funding from Freshwater Collaborative of Wisconsin helps UWM expand training

MILWAUKEE_The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee will receive $777,277 from the Freshwater Collaborative of Wisconsin this year to enhance its water-related academic programs designed to help students interested in water-related fields at the 13 UW System universities. Among the projects funded are a statewide internship program being developed by UWM and UW-Madison. UWM also will lead collaborative policy […]