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Audiology News

Serotonin Could Worsen Tinnitus – 2.1 weeks ago

Millions of people suffer from the constant sensation of ringing or buzzing in the ears known as tinnitus, creating constant irritation for some and severe anxiety for others….

Recreational Activities Not Causing Hidden Hearing Loss – Tue, Sep 26th 2017

Exposure to loud noises during common recreational activities is widely cited as a cause of “hidden hearing loss.” A new study of young adults, however, finds that while hearing…

Study Proves Older Adults Need Help with Hearing Loss – Tue, Sep 19th 2017

Older adults often choose not to seek treatment for hearing loss, but ignoring the problem can have a huge impact on their quality of life – and increases their risk of…

Starkey Hearing Technologies Announces Keynote Speakers – Tue, Sep 12th 2017

Starkey Hearing Technologies, one of the world’s leading hearing technology companies, is hosting its fourth Hearing Innovation Expo at The Cosmopolitan™ of Las Vegas…

Study Shows Some Newborns Not Receiving Hearing Loss Screening – Tue, Sep 5th 2017

Some newborns in the United States still aren’t getting screened for hearing loss or congenital heart disease, a new report shows.
“Newborn screening at…

Age-Related Hearing Loss Causes Clinical Communication Breakdown – Tue, Aug 29th 2017

It was not uncommon for older adults to report mishearing a physician or nurse in a primary care or hospital setting, according to a study published by┬áJAMA…

Hearing Loss in Elderly Linked to Dementia – Tue, Aug 22nd 2017

The risk of dementia is increased for older adults with hearing loss, according to a study published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.
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Hearing Loss Linked to Late Menopause – Tue, Aug 15th 2017

It was once thought that hearing loss in older women might be linked to loss of estrogen and progesterone following menopause and that hormone therapy might reduce that risk….

Study Shows No Chance in Teenage Hearing Loss – Thu, Jul 27th 2017

Although there was an increase in the percentage of U.S. youth ages 12 to 19 reporting exposure to loud music through headphones from 1988-2010, researchers did not find…

MDMA Studied in Tinnitus Treatment – Thu, Jul 20th 2017

The MDMA studies over the past two years have involved a small number of participants in placebo-controlled trials. 
Participants were given a small dose of…