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A 45-year-old COVID-19 patient in the UK now has permanent hearing loss

A UK man with asthma was hospitalized for over 30 days with a COVID-19 infection. While intubated, he also developed pneumonia, anemia, and hypertension. Once doctors removed the man from his ventilator, his hearing deteriorated, an issue he never experienced before. They gave him steroids to treat the hearing loss, […]
A 45-year-old COVID-19 patient in the UK now has permanent hearing loss
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The 8 best features coming soon to your Apple Watch

The Apple Watch is getting a huge update later this year. WatchOS 6 introduces new ways to track your health, and lots of new watch-face styles to pick and choose from. We rounded up the best Apple Watch features to look forward to in WatchOS 6. Visit Business Insider’s homepage […]
The 8 best features coming soon to your Apple Watch
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A startup searching for a drug to treat hearing loss just got an unusual endorsement from a big biotech

Decibel Therapeutics, a company that’s researching treatments for hearing loss, has struck up a somewhat unusual partnership with biotech giant Regeneron. Instead of a deal that gives the larger company development and commercialization rights over a particular drug, this collaboration is aimed at giving Decibel access to Regeneron’s scientific expertise. […]
A startup searching for a drug to treat hearing loss just got an unusual endorsement from a big biotech