Medical matters

Coming to terms with hearing loss

2nd April, 2011

Hearing is a sense that many of us take for granted, yet studies suggest that one in six people suffer from some degree of hearing loss, and the figure increases to one in three of those over 65 years of age.

As a population we will have our vision assessed within three years of developing a problem, but studies show that it takes us up to 15 years to address a hearing problem.

Signs of hearing loss...

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