Sixteen percent of adults suffer from hearing loss great enough to adversely affect their daily life.
This is much higher than the previously generally assumed prevalence of 10 percent.
One of the major causes of hearing loss is ageing. Another common reason is exposure to noise. Some diseases can also lead to hearing problems.Read more
The effects of hearing loss, the personal reactions and the consequences are best understood and described by the hearing impaired people.
Opinions of relatives often decisive
Hearing impaired people receptive to advice from family and hearing specialist.
An untreated hearing loss may have serious negative psychological effects.
Hearing aids improving love life
Hearing aids improve social relations, including the users? love life, and make intimate conversations easier.
My voice sounds strange
When you first use hearing aids you may find that your voice sounds strange to you.
Noise 24 hours a day
Tinnitus is noises in the head, not related to any psychiatric condition. The noise can be heard anywhere in the head or in one or both ears.