Barbara Weinstein

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New research finds that cochlear implants in older people not only help with hearing loss but may also improve thinking and memory.
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Could we be prescribing antidepressants to those who really need a hearing test? A large-scale study published last April based on the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 2005-2010 found a significant correlation between hearing loss and depression, confirming some smaller studies and also anecdotal evidence.
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