April 26 marks the 22nd annual celebration of “International Noise Awareness Day,” an event born in the U.S. that has grown into an international occasion.
Live in a large city? Take a look at this World Hearing Index, which ranks 50 world cities based on hearing loss.
A sobering article on a severe form of hyperacusis: When even soft noises feel like a knife to the eardrums. Joyce Cohen writes about hyperacusis and pain.
Are open plan offices destroying productivity? Harvard Business Review sees signs for concern.
An excellent overview on hearing loss and the reason we can hope for treatment–and perhaps a cure–in the future.
Can’t hear well in noisy spaces? Read this post to learn more about the signs of hidden hearing loss.