Spike in hearing loss among adolescents

The problem of hearing loss is so common in kids, researchers are asking
parents to be more vigilant about volume; small modifications can make
all the difference. A new report in the Journal of the American Medical Association finds
listening to loud music may be responsible for a spike in hearing loss
among adolescents. Experts at the House Ear Institute in Los Angeles say parents need to remind their teens that hearing loss is irreversible.

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