Dementia and Hearing Loss
9:30 Dementia and Hearing Loss
Do you know that 2 out of 3 people will experience hearing loss? But what’s even more alarming is the link between hearing loss and dementia. While hearing loss doesn’t directly cause dementia, studies have shown that it can contribute to its progression and severity. The good news is, there are now over-the-counter hearing aids that are more affordable and accessible for those in need. Join HealthCall’s Lee Kelso for conversation with Barbara Kelly, executive director of the Hearing Loss Association of America, as she sheds light on this important topic and provides insights on the current state of research on hearing loss and dementia.
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