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Calcium ions, which are calcium atoms with a positive charge, play a key role in the processes that make hearing possible.(Shutterstock)

Study reveals reason behind loss of hearing after exposure to loud sounds

Asian News International | By Asian News International, Washington D.c.
UPDATED ON MAR 10, 2019 01:25 PM IST
The study published in the journal ‘Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences’ explains the science behind our ears feeling numb and losing the sense of hearing temporarily.
Using headphone and portable speakers are fine if the volume is below 85 decibels.(Unsplash)
Using headphone and portable speakers are fine if the volume is below 85 decibels.(Unsplash)

Today’s earphone users could be tomorrow’s hearing aid users: Experts

Indo Asian News Service | By Indo Asian News Service, Kolkata
UPDATED ON MAR 02, 2019 05:32 PM IST
Ahead of World Hearing Day, experts have urged everyone to get themselves checked to prevent unsafe listening practices, with the World Health Organisation (WHO) estimating a rising trend of hearing impairment across the globe.
Severe headaches could put you at the risk of developing ear disorders.(Shutterstock)
Severe headaches could put you at the risk of developing ear disorders.(Shutterstock)

You might be at risk of developing ear disorders if you have migraines

Indo Asian News Service | By Indo Asian News Service, Taipei
UPDATED ON JUL 13, 2018 05:10 PM IST
Cochlear disorders are a condition that affect ‘snail shell shaped’ part of the inner ear which receives sound in the form of vibrations and includes sensorineural hearing impairment or sudden deafness.
The move will encourage students with disabilities to pursue a future in medicine.(PTI)
The move will encourage students with disabilities to pursue a future in medicine.(PTI)

Medical Council reserves five per cent medical seats for students with disabilities

Hindustan Times, Pune | By HT Correspondent, Pune
UPDATED ON APR 17, 2018 02:41 PM IST
The circular includes 21 disabilities like partial loss of hearing, muscular dystrophy, thalassemia, dyslexia, cerebral palsy and Parkinson’s disease among others and is no more limited to physical disabilities.
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