#HearingFactFriday: A lot of people ignore hearing loss

What would you do if you had hearing loss? Would you ignore it? Just try to cope? Would you really be ok potentially missing your favourite sounds, activities and people?

Research — like today’s fact that on average people wait 10 years before acting on their hearing loss — seems to indicate too many people do ignore hearing loss. Or at least put off fixing it.

Bad idea! For many reasons, not least of which is your quality of life. But here are 49 more reasons to treat hearing loss if you need them.

If you have hearing loss, talk to your doctor. Or find a hearing healthcare professional to consult with. Not sure where to find one? Just call 08000 683 533 or click here and we’ll help you locate a specialist in your area.

By Starkey Hearing

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