NEW YORK (Reuters Life!) - People who are hard of hearing have increased odds of developing dementia as they age, fueling hopes that wider use of hearing aids might stem the rise of dementia, according to a U.S. study. Full story
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Hearing loss in a child may have links to a virus that Mom got while she was pregnant, according to a new study. Full story
New studies are challenging the link between personal MP3 players and hearing loss among adolescents. Full story
Family psychologist Dale Atkins discusses how hearing loss can make communicating a challenge for loved ones of all generations.