Study Reveals That Hearing Aids May Help Guard Against Dementia

A recent online study conducted by the University of Exeter and King’s College London has found that individuals who wear hearing aids to correct age-related hearing loss may ultimately achieve better brain function. Known as PROTECT, this study adds to recent findings by both the Lancet Commission on Dementia Prevention, Intervention and Care as well as the National Health Insurance Research Database of Taiwan that show that hearing loss is among the key risk factors for developing dementia...