May 8, 2020
impact of hearing loss on mental health

Study: The impact of hearing loss on mental health

Addressing hearing problems always leads to a happier and healthier life, according to a study that evaluates the impact of hearing loss on mental health.
January 21, 2020
learning foreign language with hearing loss

Studying a foreign language with hearing loss

Taking a foreign language in school is more difficult for some. Ellie Parfitt offers tips for studying a foreign language with hearing loss.
May 29, 2018
hearing loss for women

Study: A healthy diet can decrease risk of hearing loss for women

January 17, 2018
Can hearing loss make you less empathic?

Can hearing loss make you less empathic?

August 29, 2017
children's books about hearing loss

Study: Hearing aids from an early age benefits speech development

August 8, 2017
hearing loss and dementia

Study: Teen boys more likely to have hearing loss

A new study reports the rates of hearing loss among teens is stable but more prevalent in specific segments.
April 10, 2017

Study: Gene therapy used to restore function of inner ear hair cells

April 5, 2017

Is tinnitus hereditary?

March 1, 2017
scientists work to find cure for hearing loss

A cure for hearing loss? Drug could be ready for testing by 2018

February 13, 2017
waves

This is how Deaf people’s brains process visual rhythms

Deaf people's neural responses to visual rhythmic stimuli closely matched hearing subjects’ neural responses to the auditory stimuli, according to a study.
February 9, 2017

Study: 1 in 4 adults in U.S. may have hearing loss

“Noise is the most common modifiable environmental cause of hearing loss among young and middle-aged adults, according to a new study.
February 6, 2017

How does conductive hearing loss affect the brain?

November 1, 2016
Does an aging brain cause hearing loss

Aging Brains, Not Ears, May Cause Hearing Difficulties

September 29, 2016
tinnitus gene prevention

Study: Gene to ‘turn off’ Tinnitus found

July 28, 2016

Study: Risky listening habits causing tinnitus in teens

An alarming number of young people are experiencing tinnitus from being exposed to loud music.
June 3, 2016
Meaningful sounds could improve hearing health

Study: Meaningful sounds could improve hearing health

March 29, 2016
Study: Genetic hearing loss could be delayed with antioxidants

Study: Antioxidants could delay genetic hearing loss

February 17, 2016

Can multi-tasking cause momentary deafness?

January 26, 2016
hearing loss gene research

Report: Top 10 hearing loss research priorities

A group of experts in the UK have developed a list of the most urgent topics that should be researched in the field.
January 19, 2016

The best way to talk about your hearing loss

People with hearing loss often talk about it in three ways: basic disclosure, nondisclosure and multipurpose disclosure.