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Hearing Loss and Declining Brain Function

Amazingly, the first report on the relationship between hearing loss and decline in brain function appeared about 30 years ago (thank you Richard Uhlmann, Eric B Larson et al. - link at the end). Today we know a great deal more about the link between sensory stimulation of the brain and keeping cognitively sharp but, while a full understanding may still be decades away there are things we can do today in order to live healthier for longer.