Hearing Loss

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Hearing Aid Costs Keep Many Seniors From Getting Them

Many Americans over 55 can’t afford hearing aids to help with age-related hearing loss, finds a national study conducted at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.

By Diane Domina

A Surprising Link Between Unhealthy Eating and Hearing Loss

A healthy diet lowers the risk for acquired hearing loss in women, according to a study conducted at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston.

By Diane Domina

Hearing Loss: What My Dad Wants You to Know

Every aspect of my dad’s life is affected by his hearing loss. Here, he shares his story.

By Cindy Uken

How Reliable Are Over-the-Phone Hearing Tests?

Do you have trouble hearing but haven’t done anything about it? A quick test you can take from your home phone promises to detect hearing loss.

By Nelly Edmondson

Less Expensive Hearing Devices May Help Some People, Study Says

Some people with mild to moderate hearing loss may benefit from an over-the-counter hearing device that costs much less than a hearing aid.

By Barbara Van Tine

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