Tag: JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery



‘Audiology Healthcare News’ Publishes 25th Year Anniversary Issue

Audiology HealthCare News, a customized newsletter written for audiologists to mail to their local physicians and other healthcare providers, announced that it recently published its 25th year anniversary issue. The popular newsletter written by audiologist Dennis Hampton, PhD, has provided over a million contacts with primary care physicians and other healthcare providers.

JAMA Study Estimates a 30 Million Increase in Adults With Hearing Loss by 2060

According to a new study published online March 2 by JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, the number of US adults 20 years or older with hearing loss is expected to gradually increase from 44 million in 2020 (15% of adults) to 74 million by 2060 (23% of adults). This increase is greatest among older adults. In 2020, 55% of all adults with hearing loss will be 70 years or older; in 2060, that statistic will be 67%.

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