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Hearing Loss Rates Expected to Double by 2060

A recent study from John Hopkins researchers claims the number of US adults aged 20 and older with hearing loss is anticipated to rise from over 44 million in 2020 to almost 74 million by 2060.

Occupational Hearing Loss: How Workers Can Protect Their Hearing

Hearing loss is the most common work-related injury in the US according to the Centers for Disease Control. Workers may not even realize they are damaging their hearing due to the slow-moving nature of noise-induced hearing loss. High levels of noise exposure can take years to create noticeable damage.

Dizziness and Balance: Five Things to Know About Vertigo

Dizziness is a common condition, affecting 20 to 30 percent of the general population, according to the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Since vertigo is more than just dizziness, it is also accompanied by a sense of movement or spinning and, at times, nausea or vomiting. Five important aspects of the condition are listed below.

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