Noisier world linked to increase in hearing loss

By Fraser Barton and William Ton
Updated March 3 2024 - 2:35pm, first published 2:29pm
Noise-induced hearing loss is on the rise, linked to the prevalence of earphones to listen to music. (AP PHOTO)
Noise-induced hearing loss is on the rise, linked to the prevalence of earphones to listen to music. (AP PHOTO)

With one in seven people globally expected to have tinnitus at some point, Australian researchers are raising awareness on ways to prevent deafness and hearing loss.

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