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DWA launches its 2016 Durham Under 30 Survey

The Durham Workforce Authority has launched its Durham Under 30 Survey. Once completed it will deepen the understanding of the under 30 population and allow community organizations, educational institutions and employers to adjust programs and services offered. In addition, the survey will allow for more wholesome discussions about systemic youth unemployment and under-employment.

Finding relief from ringing in the ears with the music of Sound Options

Sound Options was founded by Dr. Michael Chrostowski, who has a degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Toronto and a PhD in neuroscience from McMaster University. He found that changes in the brain cause the ringing or whistling sounds of tinnitus, with brain neurons misfiring. Sound Options uses specially modified music to stimulate the ear and brain, customized to each individual based on how he or she hears the tinnitus.