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How Hearing Loss Interferes with Your Relationships

In Family and Relationships by Dr. Chris Lawson

One of the major health problems that are affecting people of different ages is hearing loss. This is because of the environments that we are living in and the types of activities that we do in our daily lives. Today hearing loss is not only a menace to the older adults but also to the young generation that loves football …

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How Hearing Loss Interferes with Your Relationships

In Family and Relationships by Dr. Chris Lawson

According to a study by the Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA), around 48 million Americans are diagnosed with hearing problems. However, only 25% of those who have problems with hearing are using a hearing aid. The remaining 75% are at risk of straining their relationships, especially with their loved ones. When the early signs of hearing problems start to …

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Encouraging a Loved One to Take a Hearing Test

In Family and Relationships, Hearing Loss, Hearing Tests by Dr. Chris Lawson

Hearing loss doesn’t just affect the individual who has it. Partners, family members and friends also feel the consequences. These groups might find themselves having to repeat things over and over, and it can be heart-breaking to see a somebody shut themselves away from the people and activities they enjoy. There are many signs of hearing loss and your loved …