Impaired hearIng

by gage mews

Hearing loss

definition: when there is a diminished sensitivity to the sounds that go into your ear.


Symptoms: don't think you hear as well and always asking for someone to repeat something for you.



Causes: Age, noise, genetics, illness, neurological disorders, medications, and chemicals, etc.


Treatment: hearing aids and cochlear implants



statistics: In the middle picture it is a picture that shows how many people have a hearing disabilities. There are 37 million adults with some sort of hearing loss.


prevention: Don't be exposed to loud noises and be careful about the medicines you take.