Hearing loss is the third most common health complaint in the United States and this number is only expected to rise as America's population continues to age. While some hearing loss with age is normal, extreme hearing loss or complete deafness is not.
Thankfully, there are some steps that can be taken to prevent or reverse hearing loss. The first is to determine if you are suffering from a significant hearing loss. While only a licensed audiologist can determine the extent of your hearing problems, there are warning signs that your hearing is failing. Knowing what these signs are can help you determine whether a trip to the audiologist is required.
Questions to Ask Yourself
Hearing loss tends to be a problem that develops gradually and so can sometimes be difficult to recognize until it is in its advanced stages. If you answered yes to any of these questions it may be time to ask your primary physician for a referral to see an audiologist like White Mountain Hearing Service LLC. They are the only healthcare professionals with the training, knowledge and experience to accurately diagnose and treat hearing loss.Share
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