Trouble Hearing in Noisy Places?

Many people have trouble understanding conversations in noisy situations. Scientists are beginning to understand why.  The problem is sometimes called “hidden hearing loss”: Standard hearing tests don?t measure it, and sufferers are often told their hearing is normal. But the distress they feel struggling to discern what others are saying in crowded restaurants and Read more…

A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis re: Association of Age-Related Hearing Loss With Cognitive Function, Cognitive Impairment, and Dementia

Numerous studies over the years have looked into the link between age-related hearing loss and cognitive decline and dementia. No doubt you’ve come across some of the findings: Adults with hearing loss experience a 30-40 percent faster decline in cognitive abilities* Adults with hearing loss are up to five times Read more…