Your Hearing is linked to Your Health...
Unlike vision loss or tooth loss, most hearing loss cannot be detected as long as you smile and nod in conversation... until you realize that you are the only one not laughing in a group, or start isolating from regular conversation or social gatherings.
A number of researchers from many different specialties report in agreement that "...un-diagnosed or untreated hearing loss has a significantly higher correlation with mental and social disease as well as dementia and Alzheimer's."
The Known Impact of Untreated Hearing Loss & Intervention
THREE TIMES (3X) HIGHER chance of falling when individual has hearing loss
People with hearing loss are likely to experience mental and emotional issues; isolation, withdrawal, sadness, anger, depression, anxiety, loneliness, and frustration, as reported by clinical studies.
FIVE TIMES (5X) HIGHER chance of an individual with hearing loss that may develop a cognitive decline.
Early diagnose and use of amplification showed evidence of delay the onset of dementia and slow down the process according to recent studies.