Latest Noise-induced hearing loss Stories
Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine report they have found new clues that may help scientists understand the genetic causes of deafness.
Nine out of 10 city dwellers may have enough harmful noise exposure to risk hearing loss, and most of that exposure comes from leisure activities.
Say what?! You heard right, nearly a fifth of all Americans 12 years or older have hearing loss so severe, it may make communication difficult. The findings suggest that many more people than previously thought are affected by this condition.