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How to Prevent Hearing Loss & Reduce Its Impact

In Hearing Health, Hearing Loss by Janiece Dickenson, HIS

Losing your hearing can begin at any age. The number of Americans with the condition between 45 and 64 years has significantly increased since 1971, based on figures from the National Academy on Aging and Society. But much more often, it is in older adults: about 40 percent of America’s 20 million sufferers are 65 years old or older. Preventing …

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Healthy Habits to Protect Your Hearing

In Hearing Health by Janiece Dickenson, HIS

According to 2016 statistics from the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), 15 percent of all American adults report having some trouble hearing. That adds up to allot of people who struggle with hearing loss – that adds up to almost 38 million people over the age of 18. There are estimated 28 million people in the …