Hearing Loss and the Savvy Hearing Aid Consumer
Kerry L. Pendack, AuD
Access to sound is essential for good communication. Hearing loss is one of the most common chronic health conditions for older individuals and, if left untreated, can lead to depression, anxiety, and social isolation. There are many effective devices currently available, including hearing aids. This session will focus on common causes of hearing loss, hearing aid pros and cons, assistive listening devices, as well as what to look for from a hearing aid provider.