Latest Hearing Health News

August 16, 2022

Declining Grades Could Indicate Hearing Loss in Children

While some may think of hearing loss as something that happens with age, it can also happen to kids. Parents...
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August 9, 2022

Frequent Earbud Usage Increases Risk of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

Many people are returning to recreational activities they suspended during the pandemic, and hearing experts warn cranking up music using...
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August 2, 2022

Study Shows Hearing Loss and Tinnitus Common in Cancer Survivors

While children receiving chemotherapy routinely undergo hearing tests, adults don’t, and a new study by UC San Francisco reports for...
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July 26, 2022

Department of Labor Emphasizes Importance of Hearing Loss Programs in the Work Place

Following a 90-day outreach period, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s Regional Emphasis Program for Noise...
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July 20, 2022

New Captioning Tool Expands Options for Individuals with Hearing Loss

The number of tools used to caption words has been expanding in recent years. The tools are especially helpful for people with...
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July 12, 2022 / Hearing Loss

New Sequencing Enhances NICU Hearing Loss Findings

Expanded genomic sequencing may be an effective adjunct hearing screening to detect hearing loss among patients in the neonatal intensive...
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April 27, 2021

COVID-19 Associated with Tinnitus, Hearing Loss and Vertigo

Some viruses, such as measles, mumps and meningitis, can cause hearing difficulties, but what about SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19?...
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April 20, 2021

Sudden Hearing Loss Cases Rise from COVID-19

Cases of sudden hearing loss increased during the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new study comparing admissions to ear, nose...
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April 13, 2021

Research Shows Turning Down Music Won’t Impact Your Fitness Routine

Turning down the music at your fitness classes won't affect the intensity of your workout, researchers say. It's common for...
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April 6, 2021

Study Shows Hearing Loss Linked to Thyroid Eye Disease Treatment

New research shows teprotumumab, the only FDA-approved treatment for thyroid eye disease (TED), may lead to more frequent instances of hearing loss or muffled hearing than...
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