Auditory News

December 14, 2021

New Poll Shows Over Half of Concertgoers Don’t Wear Ear Protection

According to a recent EDM.com poll, 64% of live event attendees don't wear ear protection at live shows. Ear protection during live...
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December 7, 2021

Gene Associated with Hearing Loss Visualized

Researchers from Uppsala University have been able to document and visualise hearing loss-associated genes in the human inner ear, in...
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November 23, 2021

Understanding the Link Between Hearing Loss & Dementia

Hearing loss is a natural part of aging nobody likes to admit is happening. But happen it does – and...
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November 16, 2021

Researchers Delve Deeper Into Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

A growing number of people suffer from hearing loss due to exposure to loud noises from heavy machinery, concerts, or...
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November 9, 2021

Researchers Link Rare Genetic Hearing Loss to Infertility

A team of researchers has identified a common link between Perrault syndrome, a rare genetic condition resulting in hearing loss...
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November 2, 2021

New Study Shows SARS-CoV-2 Virus Could Impact Inner Ear

Many Covid-19 patients have reported symptoms affecting the ears, including hearing loss and tinnitus. Dizziness and balance problems can also...
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October 26, 2021

Nearly Half of Workers Exposed to Dangerous Noise Levels

A new NIOSH study estimates that more than one-half of noise-exposed workers did not use hearing protection “always” or “usually”...
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October 19, 2021

Study Shows Link Between NIHL & High Blood Pressure

A recent study investigated the relationship between occupational noise-induced hearing loss and blood pressure. The authors conclude that chronic noise...
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October 12, 2021

Study Shows Antidepressants May Worsen Tinnitus

People with tinnitus may experience a worsening of the condition if they are being treated with selective-serotonin reuptake inhibitors, a...
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October 5, 2021

Is There a Link Between Hearing Loss & Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Hearing loss and rheumatoid arthritis (RA) often occur together. People with RA have an increased risk of hearing loss, especially...
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