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Perceptual consequences of “hidden” hearing loss

From Trends in Hearing This review focuses on cochlear neuropathy due to noise exposure and aging as a potential mechanism for this type of loss. Initially it describes some of the early studies investigating hearing disability in the presence of … Continue reading

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UK death in a home setting on the rise

Reversal of the British trends in place of death: Time series analysis 2004–2010 From Palliative Medicine Although around two thirds of us would prefer to die at home, in the developed world the trend in recent years has been for … Continue reading

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Employee retirement: a review and recommendations for future investigation

From Journal of Management By the year 2012, nearly 20% of the total U.S. workforce will be aged 55 years or older. And yet despite the obvious importance of retirement to our society, the last comprehensive review of employee retirement … Continue reading

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