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Would you believe that most people with bad hearing perform well in auditory tests? It’s not exactly clear why these people pass auditory tests but fail to hear properly in noisy restaurants, but perceptual learning experts are researching this phenomena by looking at hearing as part of a larger model. Perceptual learning, as a field, studies how we improve our sensory abilities through experience, and offers the potential to “help people perform better in their daily lives, [ranging from] remembering a grocery list [to] hitting more home runs” Read full article here

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