Feb 202012
 

HEARING LOSS AND DEMENTIA LINKED IN STUDY

Release Date: 02/14/2011

Seniors with hearing loss are significantly more likely to develop dementia over time than those who retain their hearing, a study by Johns Hopkins and National Institute on Aging researchers suggests. The findings, the researchers say, could lead to new ways to combat dementia, a condition that affects millions of people worldwide and carries heavy societal burdens.

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http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/news/media/releases/hearing_loss_and_dementia_linked_in_study

– Thanks to Hopkins Medicine