• New research identifies key mechanism behind some deafness
  • White noise after loud noise prevents hearing deficits in mice
  • Right-or left-handedness affects sign language comprehension
  • Hormone replacement therapy may increase risk of hearing loss
  • Few researchers consider hearing loss in healthcare communication: Study
  • Western University researchers identify mechanism that regulates acoustic habituation
  • Success of sensory cell regeneration raises hope for hearing restoration
  • 58 million Americans are exposed to loud, frequent noises, including firearms, at work and home
  • Bilateral tinnitus is hereditary
  • Light shed on evolutionary change in bones of middle ear of non-mammals, new study reveals
  • Number of people in US with hearing loss expected to nearly double in coming decades
  • Antibiotics used to treat cystic fibrosis increases risk of permanent hearing loss
  • Drug treatment could combat hearing loss
  • Second cause of hidden hearing loss identified
  • Exposure to nicotine before and after birth causes hearing difficulties in children
  • New study finds noise-related hearing loss not limited to work exposure
  • Groundbreaking gene therapy restores hearing, balance
  • Sign language users have better reaction times and peripheral vision
  • New gene-delivery therapy restores partial hearing, balance in deaf mice
  • Computer-based cognitive training program may help patients with severe tinnitus
  • NIOSH launches hearing loss prevention app
  • Reducing drug dosage, and hearing loss in TB patients without reducing efficacy
  • Anemia and hearing loss: Is there a link?
  • Turn an ear to hear – a simple head turn can vastly improve understanding of speech in noisy environments
  • Noise sensitivity traced to changes in brain functions