The researchers are conducting several ongoing studies for different types of hearing loss, including age-related hearing loss.
She is a professor of mathematics at Gallaudet University in Washington, D.C. The big idea:Your body will repair damage to your inner ear in much the same way that salamanders regrow a tail. When we might see it:Within a few years. The main causes of this type of hearing loss include head trauma, prolonged exposure to noise, disease, ototoxic drugs (drugs that damage hearing), and ageing.