Smoking Causes Hearing Loss

Researchers have known the dangers of smoking tobacco for decades. Of course we know smoking cigarettes contributes to lung cancer, throat cancer, chronic bronchitis, emphysema, heart ailments, allergies and other breathing disorders. Yet, with all the solid, statistical data in place, one out of five Americans still puff away daily. A published report on AudiologyOnline from Western Michigan University, authored by Dr. Bharti Katbamna, indicates a strong link between smoking and hearing loss – yet another reason to kick the habit. The Stats...

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