Are you one of the millions of Americans looking for hearing aids? It can be easy to be overwhelmed with so many choices available on the market. Not only are there more than a handful of styles available, but each style can come customized in different colors and with different accessories. Additionally, not every style is suitable for every type and degree of hearing loss. At Earzlink Hearing Care, we believe choosing hearing aids should be easy. That’s why we created this simple, easy-to-use hearing aid guide.
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According to the World Health Organization, it is estimated that one in 10 people worldwide will suffer from hearing loss in the next 30 years. That means, over 900 million people by the year 2050 will experience hearing loss greater than 40 decibels (dB) in at least one ear. Unaddressed hearing loss is incredibly costly, not just for the economy and for the medical community working on the issue. For the individual suffering from it, untreated hearing loss creates costly and sometimes irreversible expenses and damages.