News from Amplifon: Study shows link between chronic noise exposure, heart conditions

Published: January 31, 2019

Amplifon’s latest news release discusses a recent study conducted by researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital that indicates that chronic noise exposure may increase the risks for cardiovascular conditions.

The preliminary findings reveal that people with the highest levels of chronic noise exposure – such as highway and airport noise – had a three-fold increased risk of suffering cardiovascular events such as heart attacks and strokes, regardless of other factors known to increase cardiovascular risk.

Read the full article from Amplifon, a partner in SMART Transportation Division’s H&W program, at the Amplifon website.