According to several major studies, older adults with hearing loss are more likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, compared to those with normal hearing. Further, the risk escalates as a person’s hearing loss grows worse. Prevention and management of hearing loss shows the greatest reduction in risk of Dementia and Alzheimer’s.
Some points to consider…
- Early diagnosis and treatment are vital and will have a significant impact.
- Hearing aids will increase your ability to socialize and stay physically active.
- Hearing aids will help reduce the cognitive overload hearing loss creates