Almost half of people over 65 have some degree of hearing loss.
And scientists have found a surprising reason why so many seniors are going deaf.
Yes, the ear-splitting rock concerts from years ago may have taken their toll…
But there’s another culprit as well, one that may be even more harmful.
Experts at the American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Foundation say that the one thing people do most often to maintain their ear health actually can damage their hearing.