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Hearing Loss—7 Tips for Better Communication

Hearing loss is a common problem caused by noise, aging, disease, and heredity. Approximately one in three people between the ages of 65 and 74 has hearing loss, and nearly half of those over 75 have difficulty hearing. Here are some tips you can use when talking with someone who has a hearing problem: InContinue reading “Hearing Loss—7 Tips for Better Communication”

7 Tips for Coping with Hearing Loss

Hearing loss is a common problem for older adults. About one in three people between the ages of 65 and 74 have hearing loss. Here are seven tips on how to cope: If you notice signs of hearing loss, seek professional advice. Let people know you have a hearing problem. Ask people to face you andContinue reading “7 Tips for Coping with Hearing Loss”