Family HearingNearly 30% of the population over 65 experience some degree of hearing loss. That’s about 50 million people in the United States alone. The level of temporary or permanent hearing loss varies among individuals, so it’s important to know the signs.

Signs And Cause of Temporary Hearing Loss

Temporary hearing loss can be treated easily if you take action at the onset of symptoms.

Hearing AidHave you heard? Two really is better than one, especially when it comes to hearing aids.

Brain Training

The nerve centers in your brain that receive auditory signals become ineffective without sounds to stimulate them, which will worsen over time. If you invest in two hearing aids, you’ll stimulate both ears and strengthen your brain’s “muscle.”

Active seniorsHearing loss can make you feel like you’ve taken a back seat to your life. You may even find yourself becoming less socially engaged because conversations don’t seem worth the effort anymore. Investing in hearing aids will put you back in charge of your hearing and boost your confidence.

If you’re concerned about the appearance of wearing hearing aids, you don’t have to worry. Hearing aids are available in a wide variety of designs and colors, so your devices also make a fashion statement.

Image of Old and New Hearing AidsGone are the days of large, clunky devices hanging over your ears. Today’s hearing aids are more technologically advanced than ever before and come in a variety of styles to fit your needs.

A study conducted from 2009 to 2019 suggests that people who wear hearing aids are less embarrassed by wearing hearing devices, more satisfied with their device capabilities, and believe device designs have improved.

Hearing aids are no longer just devices to improve hearing. Because of their technological compatibility with smart devices, they are receiving praise and high-tech equipment that is on par with the fast-paced technological trends of today.

Seniors with family during holiday celebrationReconnecting with family and making memories is always a must during the holiday season, but your hearing loss could cause you to miss out on those precious moments. Don’t wait until it’s too late, start taking steps now to prep your ears for the sounds of the season.

Have A Seat

Holiday parties present acoustic challenges that can affect your hearing capability depending on the venue. Take some time to plan your seating arrangements so your ears won’t have to strain to decipher the merriment.