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# Hearing Loss

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'Should I wear a plaque saying I have a disability?': The reality of life with sight loss during a pandemic
Golf champion Carol Brill said daily tasks can be “very, very stressful” for people with sight and hearing loss.
Bye-bye bifocals, hello bionic eyes: the future of seeing and hearing
Plus how Amazon’s Alexa could be literally inside your ear.
There may be a link between hearing loss and dementia - Trinity study
The study’s lead researcher has called for more research to examine whether the treatment of hearing loss can decrease the chances of developing dementia.
16 US employees hurt in 'unprecedented acoustic attack' in Cuba
Some of the staff are believed to have experienced hearing loss.
Brian Johnson says he's 'horrified' he may lose his hearing, but is not retiring
Axl Rose of Guns N’ Roses will be filling in for Johnson at some of AC/DC’s upcoming gigs.
A young Taylor Swift fan got to hear her idol sing just before she lost her hearing
You should only be listening to one hour of (quiet) music a day
More than one BILLION people are at risk of damaging their hearing because their music is too loud and they listen to it for too long.
Column: Our world has never been louder – and noise can be dangerous
Tinnitus can be caused frighteningly easily – at any age – and even lead to permanent hearing damage, writes Robert Kelly.
"We've wasted over €5,000 and a year of our lives."
Twenty-one students at Athlone IT have been put in limbo after the college cancelled their course a year in.
"We are hopeful": Cochlear implants campaign gets boost
Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams is supporting the campaign to have children fitted with two cochlear implants, rather than the standard one in Ireland.
It's official: iPods are slowly making teenagers deaf
MP3 players are blamed as hearing loss increases by over 30% in 20 years.