There is an ever increasing body of research linking hearing loss to other medical conditions. We will update this section as new research emerges. Please share this information with your physician!

Hearing Loss and Cognitive Decline in Older Adults

by Frank R. Lin, MD, PhD; Kristine Yaffe, MD; Jin Xia, MS; Qian-Li Xue, PhD; Tamara B. Harris, MD, MS; Elizabeth Purchase-Helzner, PhD; Suzanne Satterfield, MD, DrPH; Hilsa N. Ayonayon, PhD; Luigi Ferrucci, MD, PhD; Eleanor M. Simonsick, PhD; for the Health ABC Study Group