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2018 Bayat Foundation – Starkey Hearing Foundation Afghanistan Hearing Care Mission Restores Hearing of 1240 Afghans

2018 Bayat Foundation – Starkey Hearing Foundation Afghanistan Hearing Care Mission Restores Hearing of 1240 Afghans

Throughout our five-day, October 1st to October 5th Bayat-Starkey 2018 Afghanistan Hearing Care Mission, hundreds of volunteers from the Bayat Foundation and The Bayat Group demonstrated their tremendous capacity for cooperation and compassion, by working together with their Starkey Hearing Foundation partners to bring The Gift of Hearing to more than 1240 Afghans who were suffering from Deafness or a hearing impairment. Read More…

A Look at 7 of the Apps Today’s Doctors Are Using

A Look at 7 of the Apps Today’s Doctors Are Using

The next time you go for a medical checkup, don’t be surprised if you see your doctor pull out her smartphone. No, she’s not texting or checking her e-mail; she’s likely consulting one of the growing number of apps that are specially designed to help medical professionals better serve their patients. Fulfilling a different purpose… Read More…

5 Simple Exercises That Will Help Relieve “Text Neck”

5 Simple Exercises That Will Help Relieve “Text Neck”

It’s a familiar situation for any smartphone user: you hear a notification sound letting you know you’ve received a text message; you pull your phone out, tipping your head down to read the message and respond to it; then you put your device away and straighten up. The whole process only takes a few moments,… Read More…

How to Protect Yourself from Eyestrain

How to Protect Yourself from Eyestrain

According to a recent survey conducted by Common Sense Media, the average American adult spends nearly nine and a half hours daily in front of various screens, from work computers to smartphones and tablets to televisions. So it’s hardly surprising that eyestrain—along with associated symptoms like headaches, dry eyes, blurry vision, and neck or shoulder… Read More…

3 Big Health Care Benefits of Improved Internet Access

3 Big Health Care Benefits of Improved Internet Access

Afghan Wireless strongly believes in the power of connection and communication to help build a better Afghanistan. Not only does increased connectivity, and especially increased internet access, bring many vitally important economic benefits to developing nations like Afghanistan, it also offers a number of crucial social benefits. One of the most important benefits that developing… Read More…