PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Smoking could lead to hearing loss, according to a new study.Philadelphia Judge Hears Arguments In Mysterious Fatal Stabbing Case of Ellen Greenberg
Researchers looked at the health records of more than 50,000 people over eight years.
They found smokers were more likely to suffer high-frequency hearing loss.READ MORE: School Bus Involved In Crash In Pittsgrove, Salem County
And the more cigarettes smoked, the greater the risk of hearing loss.MORE NEWS: Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming Soon?
The risk of hearing loss went down five years after quitting.