Hearing Loss in the Elderly

The act or power of taking in sound through the ear.

Hearing Articles

  • Getting a Loved One to Wear Their Hearing Aid

    Charlie just got a hearing aid, which he desperately needed, but I can't convince him to wear it.

    20 Comments
  • Does Medicare Cover Hearing Aids?

    For seniors who are living with hearing loss, devices like hearing aids can facilitate communication, boost their confidence and desire to socialize, and increase overall quality of life. Unfortunately, hearing aids are often paid for out of pocket.

    3 Comments
  • How to Communicate With a Senior Who Has Hearing Loss

    Age-related hearing loss can make it difficult and often frustrating for seniors to communicate effectively with others. Use these communication techniques to facilitate conversations with an elder who is hard of hearing.

    21 Comments
  • Hearing Loss Quiz: 10 Symptoms of Hearing Loss

    The following 11 question quiz will help you determine if you need to have your loved one's hearing evaluated by a medical professional.

    2 Comments
More Hearing Articles

Hearing Questions

More Hearing Questions

Ask a Question About Hearing

Hearing Discussions

More Hearing Discussions

Start a Discussion About Hearing