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Latest Noise-induced hearing loss Stories

2010-01-28 10:34:59

A type of antibiotic that can cause hearing loss in people has been found to paradoxically protect the ears when given in extended low doses in very young mice.

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2009-12-31 06:25:00

A federal appeals court on Wednesday rejected a class-action lawsuit alleging that Apple Inc should be help accountable for hearing loss from using its iPod music player.

2009-12-15 09:49:00

SMITHFIELD, R.I., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Mergers and acquisitions are commonplace today.

2009-12-01 09:20:00

SMITHFIELD, R.I., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- In the world of personal protective equipment, bad assumptions are hazardous and can result in injury -- or worse.

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2009-10-07 11:10:00

Driving a convertible can cause harm to your ears.

2009-10-05 13:21:27

A comprehensive study of the prevalence and risk factors for noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) show that men, especially those who are white and married, are significantly more at risk than women.


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ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.