Levity aside, I can’t help but think of the myriad other health conditions, or other socially-sensitive stereotypes that might have replaced hearing loss that would have resulted in outrage.
There is a fascinating connection between heart health and hearing health. A growing body of research has investigated the specifics of this relationship: poor cardiovascular fitness, hypertension . . .
If you or a dear one has hearing loss, here are a few tips to look out for when choosing a restaurant.
What stops someone who knows they have hearing loss from getting a hearing test?
At over 110 decibels, I prefer to keep a few blocks distance from fireworks. At this loud level, you really don’t want to be that close to fireworks without hearing protection.
It is common to that hearing loss is a natural part of aging. The relationship isn't as straightforward as you might think. Here we look at causes of hearing loss that you are in control of and those you are not.
Hearing is the sense that has the most influence on your relationships. Hearing loss is associated with other serious health conditions.