Hearing Loss Overview
If you are here, you and/or someone you know is dealing with hearing loss on some level. The information below is designed to help provide a basic understanding about hearing loss as well as hearing aids and cochlear implants.
There are many different causes of deafness. Some people develop an infectious disease like spinal meningitis, or are given medications for a severe illness and end up deaf as a side-effect of that medicine, or develop Meniere’s syndrome. Regardless, the key factor is the ability to remain connected, to communicate by way of the ALDA motto…Whatever Works! There is no one right way but the more you understand about hearing loss and deaf/Deaf the better equipped you will be to find the right tools and devices to remain connected. Hearing loss can quickly become extremely isolating and can lead to other physical and mental health issues. If you or someone you know is dealing with any form of hearing loss, seek help today. Do not wait. Set an appointment with an Audiologist today.