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Extra folate may slow hearing loss in old age

BMJ 2007; 334 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.334.7584.67-a (Published 11 January 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;334:67

Age related hearing loss affects about half of American men and about a quarter of American women by the time they reach 60. Could folic acid supplements be a cheap and easy way to prevent such hearing loss? Folate certainly seemed to …

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