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VUCast Extra: Study shows adolescent hearing loss high

Aug. 17, 2010, 3:00 PM

Is exposure to loud noise, concerts and mp3 players harmful to your child’s hearing? While the exact cause is unknown, a study by Vanderbilt and Harvard researchers shows the number of young people suffering from hearing loss is increasing at an alarming rate. Find out more about this Journal of the American Medical Association study in our VUCast Extra or read the news release.

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