Review this visual representation of how hearing loss can affect anyone at any age.
HOW WE HEAR
Explore the science of hearing, the anatomy of the ear, understand decibels, and learn ten interesting facts about hearing.
Learn about the signs and symptoms of hearing loss, the different types of hearing loss and what causes each. You can also take an interactive hearing test to see how well your ears work.
Discover the causes of and treatments for this medical condition that affects 20% of people between 55-65 years of age.
To learn how we lose our hearing, view the Causes of Hearing Loss section.