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There are children who have been diagnosed with a learning disability when really what they need is a hearing aid.
Researchers found that compared to a sighted person, a blind person's auditory cortex was better able to detect small differences in sound frequency.
Hearing loss can severely affect your quality of life in many ways. Here is why you should treat the problem as soon as you become aware of it.
Your ears play an important role in maintaining your sense of balance. But how exactly is your balance affected when you suffer from hearing loss?
Hearing loss can happen to anyone. These activities can help you improve your hearing and quality of life.
Did you know that snakes and dolphins have no external ears? This is just one of a series of interesting facts about hearing.
Significant loss of hearing isn’t necessarily the only sign that you are busy damaging your ears. Could you be heading for hearing loss without being aware of it?
Watching what you eat can improve the quality of your hearing and reduce your risk of hearing loss.
Hearing loss, regardless of the severity, can have a negative effect on a child's academic performance.
Laurel or yanny — which word do you hear in this recording? Speech experts have weighed in to clarify which side of the viral internet debate is correct and what's going on in our brains when we hear these words.
Results of a study suggest that macaque monkeys may experience music and other sounds differently compared to humans.
A survey of Swedish adults found that 9% of women who suffered from severe tinnitus had attempted suicide.
What you might think is temporary hearing loss may actually be a serious medical condition.
Hyperbaric oxygen treatment may be considered as a treatment for sensorineural hearing loss.
Could a lack of this mineral affect your hearing? This is what medical research shows.
Could going under the knife be the ultimate solution for hearing loss? We weigh in on the options.
It can be a challenge to determine hearing loss in infants as they are not able to respond verbally.
Has civilisation blunted man's hearing abilities, or have we just evolved in a different direction?
Vitamins are great for your general health and wellbeing, but some are especially good at helping to maintain the quality of your hearing.
A new study suggests that improved nutrition could help prevent hearing loss in children.
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