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Study Shows That Hearing Aids Improve Brain Function

According to a recent study hearing aids improve brain function in people with hearing loss. Click Here to Read More

The world’s loudest sound.

The sound made by the Krakatoa volcanic eruption in 1883 was so loud it ruptured eardrums of people 40 miles away. Click Here to Read More 

5 Signs of Hearing Loss You Shouldn’t Ignore 

Do people seem to mumble or speak too softly much of the time? If so, it’s time to get your hearing checked. Click Here to Read More

Noise and Toys: Dos and Don’ts

Noise poses a serious threat to all, but it’s particularly important to pay attention to the noise surrounding children today. Click Here to Read More

Silencing Stress

A study led by Harvard Medical School has identified a critical role in the brain’s response to stress. The findings have implications for protecting against the effects of stress in conditions like major depression and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Click Here to Read More

Exercise cuts risk of chronic disease in older adults.

New research has shown that older adults who exercise above current recommended levels have a reduced risk of developing chronic disease compared with those who do not exercise. Click Here to Read More

Traumatic brain injuries increase the risk of hearing loss.

Patients with traumatic brain injuries (TBI) have a 2.1 times higher risk of developing hearing loss than persons without brain injury. Click Here to Read More

Hearing Loss May Make You Accident Prone.

People with poor hearing are at increased risk for accidents, a new study reports. Click Here to Read More

Does A Foreign Accent Mess Up Our Memory Of What’s Said?

Sometimes I look at my husband and think, “I really don’t remember what you just said.” Is that because of his charming European accent, or because hey, we’re married? Click Here to Read More

Treating non-cognitive symptoms of people with dementia.

It is the behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia that often cause the greatest caregiving challenges. Click Here to Read More