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Sound Deprivation Can Lead to Hearing Impairments

There was a recent study led by Stephane F. Maison, Ph.D to understand how sound deprivation can affect the inner ear and cause hearing impairments. Researchers from the Massachusetts Eye and Ear infirmary discovered that permanent hearing loss can stem from chronic conductive hearing loss. Causes o...

How are Birth Weight and Hearing Linked?

When a child is born, there are many aspects that parents and doctors will take into consideration for the health of the child. Weight is one of the main factors that doctors see as an influence to a child’s health. A child weighing between 5.5 and 10 pounds is considered to be at a normal birth w...