Recently published research from the United Kingdom has shown the correlation between smoking and hearing loss.
If you smoke, the odds of losing your hearing completely are 15 percent higher than that of nonsmokers. The study goes into great deal about this – the physiological reasons why for example.
Are you around smoke but a non-smoker? You are by no means in the clear. The researchers noted an even bigger and more disturbing connection:
If you’re exposed to smoking, your risk of hearing loss is 28 percent higher than non-smokers.