As many as 37 million Americans are suffering from hearing loss, according to WebMD. This impairment – caused by a myriad of factors and existing conditions –
greatly affects a patient’s medical, emotional, and social well being. When the world goes silent around you it can cause distress, frustration, and even pain.
For these reasons it’s important to understand what causes hearing loss, as well as the signs and symptoms to look out for. Because today, the Better Hearing
Institute explains that there’s great technology and advances that are helping hearing loss patients lead healthier lives. Check out the signs and symptoms below,
and be sure to speak to a healthcare physician if you think you might be affected.