Popular pain-relieving medicines linked to hearing loss in wome

Contact: Marjorie Montemayor-Quellenberg mmontemayor-quellenberg@partners.org 617-534-2208 Brigham and Women’s Hospital IMAGE:This is Sharon G. Curhan, M.D. Click here for more information.  BOSTON, MA—Headache? Back pain? At the first sign of pain, you might reach for a pain-relieving medicine to sooth your bodily woes. Analgesics are the most frequently used medications in the United States and are…

Report: Strategies to prevent noise-induced hearing loss, tinnitus in soldiers

Contact: Krista Hopson khopson1@hfhs.org 313-874-7207 Henry Ford Health System IMAGE:Led by Michael Seidman, M.D., the research team is the first to identify how acoustic trauma from machinery and explosive devices damages the inner ear cells and breaks down cell… Click here for more information. DETROIT – Antioxidants, dietary supplements and high-tech brain imaging are among…