Imagine not being able to enjoy the sounds of a birdsong in a forest, your favorite piece of music, or a grandchild’s voice. Or to be shunned for being anti-social, uncooperative, and unresponsive. All because you just don’t hear as well as you used to.
For many seniors with hearing loss, it’s a daily reality. The truth is that untreated hearing loss can affect every aspect of a senior’s life, from emotional well-being to personal relationships to physical health. It is much more common than you may realize.