The odds of having hearing loss increase as we age

Surprise, surprise. There are more older people with hearing loss than younger people. OK, it’s not actually a surprise. But it is interesting to see these statistics from a recent National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey — and how exponentially the numbers increase with each decade.

Want to know more interesting things about hearing loss? Our website is full of them. A good place to start is our guidance on how to improve your hearing if you are suffering with hearing loss. It’s got something for wherever you might be on your hearing journey - whether you’re just starting to research hearing loss, wonder if you have hearing loss, or are actively searching for hearing loss help. Alternatively, you can call 0800 068 3533 or visit our hearing healthcare professional page to find a local hearing specialist that can offer a full hearing test and plenty of advice. 

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