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Can Medications Cause Hearing Loss?

Certain types of medications can cause temporary or permanent hearing loss.           via hear-it.org.

America’s Most Common Workplace Injury Is….?

Eight years ago, Jeff Ammon, now 55, began noticing a feeling of pressure in his ears every day after work.                 via USA Today

Helping People with Uneven Hearing Loss

UMass Amherst hearing scientists receive grant to study sound localization. via UMass Amherst

Depending on my Hearing Aids

I remembered why I love my hearing aids. via Hearing Like Me

Zika Damages Babies Hearing

The Zika virus not only causes severe brain damage, but also hearing loss in some babies, Brazilian researchers reported Tuesday. via NBC News

Make An Appointment for World Heart Day

Advice from the Better Hearing Institute, Heart Disease and Hearing Loss Linked, So Get Your Hearing Checked for World Heart Day September 29. via Better Hearing Institute

No. 1 Cause of Death?

In 22 states, more people died from cancer during 2014 than from heart disease. via CNN.com

Can Untreated Hearing Loss Impact Your Income?

More than 34 million Americans have hearing loss.  As reported in the Hearing Journal, only 40% of these are at or beyond retirement age, and the majority are either of school age or in the workforce. Only 40% of hard-of-hearing Americans with moderate to severe hearing loss and 9% of those with mild hearing losses wear […]