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Hearing loss may be linked to dementia. Here’s what you should know about this issue.
Is there a connection between hearing loss and dementia? Researchers have been working intently to answer this question in recent years.
"There are several studies that show an association between hearing loss and cognitive decline," says Dr. Elliott Kozin, assistant professor of otolaryngology–head and neck surgery at Harvard Medical School.
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