Hearing Loss News
Researchers in Taiwan have found that earbuds, specifically Apple AirPods, could potentially bridge the gap between persons with hearing difficulties and their first step to seeking hearing assistance. However, they should not be viewed as a long-term solution
According to the WHO, over five percent of people all over the world require rehabilitation to address their ‘disabling’ loss of hearing. This number is expected to increase sharply, with one in every ten persons projected to have disabling hearing loss by the year 2050
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This is especially true for those who love to plug in their earphones and listen to any music, movie, podcast or audiobook for long durations and at a loud volume.
Continuing to have social interaction is key to keeping your hearing sensitive even in old age, suggests new research.
Diabetes can damage the auditory system, new research has found, suggesting that clinicians should include hearing tests in managing Type-2 diabetes.
An enhanced diet is likely to help curb hearing loss due to genetic abnormality that is most commonly responsible for childhood deafness.