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Hearing loss is associated with increased cognitive decline and incident dementia in older adults. A recent study investigated whether a hearing intervention could reduce cognitive decline in cognitively healthy older adults. The ACHIEVE study, led by Dr. Frank R. Lin and collaborators, examined the intricate relationship...

Why Patients with Cardiovascular Conditions Should Get Regular Hearing Tests February is Heart Month, an important time to pay attention to heart health. But did you know that hearing loss is correlated with heart disease? As healthcare professionals, it’s important to understand the connection between cardiovascular conditions...

Johns Hopkins study shows noisy environments decreases auditory detection in old mice Difficulty hearing in noisy environments has been a hallmark of age-related hearing loss. A recent study by Johns Hopkins Medicine published in the Journal of Neuroscience suggests that the inability to filter out background noise...