Stress and prevalence of hearing problems in the Swedish working population
- NOISE POLLUTION A KILLER IN CAIRO. // Geographical (Geographical Magazine Ltd.);Apr2008, Vol. 80 Issue 4, p8
The article focuses on a study conducted by the Egyptian National Research Centre which found that excessive noise levels in Cairo are increasing stress-related illnesses and hearing impairments among the Egyptian capital's 15 million residents. Noise levels in the city regularly reach an...
- Retailers offer solutions for common problems. // Chain Drug Review;11/25/2013, Vol. 35 Issue 19, p34
The article reports that the drug chains assist in reducing the risks associated with falls which are a major cause of anxiety for seniors along with a study by the World Health Organization (WHO) which reveals that nearly 15-20 percent of 65 falls each year results due to serious injury.
- Study Finds 1 in 5 Americans Has Hearing Loss. Felzien, Melody // Volta Voices;Mar/Apr2012, p12
The article reports on a study which found about a fifth of all Americans 12 years or older experience severe hearing loss making communication difficult, that was published in the November 14, 2011 edition of "Archives of Internal Medicine."
- Edinsel Ä°ÅŸitme KaybÄ± ve Psikiyatrik Belirtiler. HARİRİ, Aytül Gürsu; ÖZER, Gülcan; CEYLAN, Mehmet Emin // Archives of Neuropsychiatry / Noropsikiatri Arsivi;2009, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p149
Objective: World Health Organization (WHO) defines hearing loss as an impairment in perception, attention and organisation as well as in speaking, In this study, on the base of biopsychosocial theory, we aimed to determine both psychiatric symptoms of the patients who have acquired (but...
- DATA ABOUT A GLOBAL PROBLEM. // Hearing Health;Summer2013, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p8
The article presents a report by the World Health Organization wherein 360 million people are estimated having hearing disability either due to age factors or ear infections especially in children.
- Occupational exposure to noise and the attributable burden of hearing difficulties in Great Britain . Palmer, K.T. // Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Sep2002, Vol. 59 Issue 9, p634
Presents a study that determines the prevalence of self-reported hearing difficulties and tinnitus in working-aged people from the general population, and estimates the risks from occupational exposure to noise and the number of attributable cases nationally. Study methods and results;...
- SMOKING; KNOWLEDGE ABOUT DETERMINANTS AMONG STUDENTS OF MBBS AT QAMC, BAHAWALPUR. Anjum, Mughees; Shahid, Khalil Ahmed // Professional Medical Journal;Mar/Apr2012, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p168
Introduction: World Health Organization estimates that approximately 5 million people die each year world wide from Tobacco related diseases. Cigarette smoking is the commonest form of tobacco and is incidence increasing specially in teenagers and women particularly despite of increasing...
- Visit hearing review.com for . . . // Hearing Review;Spring 2012 - International Edition, Vol. 19, p6
The article provides an overview of the top news and headlines that can be viewed on hearingreview.com, the Web site of "Hearing Review" journal.
- iPods and hearing loss; unhealthy school lunches. Chua, Philip S. // Filipino Reporter;1/20/2012, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p37
The article discusses health issues in the U.S. compiled as of January 2012. It explains medical evidence showing that iPods can cause hearing problems. The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that the black market kidney business accounts for about five to 10 percent of global kidney...