Neuroplasticity and Hearing

 The brain’s ability to reorganize itself by forming new neural connections throughout life is called Neuroplasticity. The neuroplasticity process allows the neurons (nerve cells) in the brain to compensate for injury and disease by adjusting their activities in response to new situations or to changes in their environment.  Medicine.Net (2015) describes the process as brain reorganizing by…

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Better Hearing From Darkness?

What do Ray Charles (Click on Ray for a Song) and Stevie Wonder  (Click on Stevie for a song) have in common?  Besides super music, both people were blind, which, according to recent studies, may enhance hearing not only for acuity, but for quality as well.  A few months go, Hearing International published an article about…

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