If your loved ones complain of ringing or buzzing in their ears, the TV volume is turned up loud, they constantly ask you to repeat what you said, they shout when speaking, they have difficulty following the conversation when in groups, they complain that you mumble, when you don't, or mentioned ear pain means they are all signs of having issues with their hearing.
Like most New Years Resolutions, it’s important to look back and questions those things related to hearing loss.
The holidays are here and that means there are a lot of gatherings. In those big gatherings however, there are a lot of people which can increase the background noise.
October is Audiology Awareness Month. People can be so reluctant to seek treatment when they suspect hearing loss but help is available and it may be easier than you think. Dr. Jennifer Sowards joins MassAppeal with some tips on hearing loss prevention and treatment.