Last Updated: Tuesday, March 04, 2014, 20:54
Do you use a sound machine for your baby`s good night`s sleep? Beware! The noise machines designed to help a baby sleep could cause hearing loss after prolonged exposure, a new study claims.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 16:12
Researchers have long known that very young brains are malleable enough to re-wire some circuits that process sensory information.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 15:41
Researchers from Johns Hopkins and the National Institute on Aging have found that as the brain becomes smaller with age, the shrinkage seems to be fast-tracked in older adults with hearing loss.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 18, 2014, 22:07
With hearing loss and deafness leading to severe depression in nearly eight percent patients and nearly four percent of them acquiring suicidal tendencies, experts Saturday called for mandating hearing screening of newborns for early identification of the malady.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 07, 2014, 20:42
Ear tube surgery can certainly improve hearing in the short term but may not help in long-term hearing, speech, language, or other functional outcomes in normally developing children.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 07, 2014, 14:09
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 24, 2013, 19:18
A US-based company has designed a hearing aid which looks like a regular necklace that users can wear around their neck.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 14:36
A new research has revealed that a higher body mass index (BMI) and larger waist circumference are each associated with higher risk of hearing loss, while a higher level of physical activity is linked to lower risk of hearing loss in women.