Ask Your Audiologist
More than 36 million Americans have some degree of hearing loss, and an estimated three out of every 1,000 children in the US may be born with hearing loss. Whether it’s present at birth, or happens suddenly or gradually over time, hearing loss can leave you feeling isolated and separated from friends and family. Many people can treat their hearing loss with traditional hearing aids, while other degrees of hearing loss may require more advanced treatments. Use this information as a guide to help you determine which type of hearing loss you may have and which treatment may be the right one for you.