Hearing loss makes hearing aids in greater demand among seniors. These devices actually contribute to long-term health and revitalized feelings of independence. Simply put, hearing aids make it possible for those experiencing hearing loss to […]
Advances in brain imaging and associated techniques have enabled researchers to begin homing in on their structural and functional bases, revealing what appears to be a central gatekeeping system implicated in both chronic pain and […]
Hearing loss risks associated with the dangerous decibel levels produced from fireworks are often overlooked. Fireworks generate noise that is more than double the amount of impairing noises, depending on how close you are to […]
A research team analyzed a group of people and found that the lack of ability to easily understand a conversation or the things going around them frustrated the group, which eventually leads to loneliness and […]
Society doesn’t pay as much attention to veterans whose disabilities – and their methods of overcoming them – aren’t as obvious. Many vets come home with hearing loss and have their own set of challenges […]
Loud noises that workers are exposed to for long periods or sudden extreme noise events and substances in the environment like organic solvents, heavy metals and asphyxiants that can cause hearing loss.