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Hearing and Your Health

Understanding hearing loss in relation to physical ailments

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Hearing loss is connected to other physical conditions

  • Hearing loss is the second MOST COMMON physical condition preceded only by heart disease
  • Hearing loss is TWICE as likely to affect ADULTS with DIABETES
  • Adults with hearing loss are Three Times more likely to experience a FALL
  • Those with untreated hearing loss may be Five Times more likely to develop DEMENTIA
  • At age 65 one out of three people have HEARING LOSS
  • Adults with RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS are more likely to develop hearing loss

Learn more about how dementia is related to hearing loss:

http://www.aarp.org/health/brain-health/info-07-2013/hearing-loss-linked-to-dementia.html

Learn more about how arthritis is related to hearing loss:

http://www.arthritis.org/living-with-arthritis/comorbidities/hearing-loss/cause-of-hearing-loss.php

Learn more about how diabetes is related to hearing loss:

http://www.diabetes.org/living-with-diabetes/treatment-and-care/seniors/diabetes-and-hearing-loss.html