Hearing loss affects many older people around the world. About a third of people over 65 suffer from hearing loss. This figure rises to 1 in 2 people over the age of 75 who suffer from hearing loss.
Despite this large number, many older people still do not have hearing aids for seniors on medicare! Not only does hearing loss make it harder to talk, but it has also been linked to depression and dementia. Therefore, treating hearing loss is more important than you might think.