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Hearing loss accelerates cognitive decline in elderly adults, but the use of hearing aids counters this acceleration a new scientific longitudinal study shows that. Aims/hypothesis the aim of the study was to evaluate longitudinal associations between hba1c levels, diabetes status and subsequent cognitive decline. Normal amount of cognitive decline a commonly held misconception is that aging results in an inevitable loss of all cognitive abilities and that nothing can be done. Sleep disturbances starting in midlife and continuing into older age can result in cognitive impairment.
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