Ability to Process Speech Declines with AgeReleased October 4, 2016
- Researchers have found clues to the causes of age-related hearing loss. The ability to track and understand speech in both quiet and noisy environments deteriorates due in part to speech processing declines in both the midbrain and cortex in older adults. The study, published in the Journal of Neurophysiology
, was chosen as an APSselect
article for October.