How to Motivate a Loved One
Hearing loss can make the people you care about feel very lonely. There are many ways you can support your friend or loved one with hearing loss during their journey to better hearing health.
How to Support Someone with Hearing Loss
Choose the right time and place.
Show your loved one how their hearing loss affects you and others.
It’s important to understand how hearing loss makes your loved one feel.
Set an Example
Want another tip for living with someone with a hearing loss? Take the Guided Hearing Experience yourself and share your results to start a conversation. You’ll then have a baseline for your own hearing.
- It starts the conversation
- It enables you to relate to their situation
- It’s the first step in your own hearing healthcare
Causes of Hearing Loss
Hearing loss can happen at any point in one’s life. Click below to learn about the causes of hearing loss in children and adults.
Types of Hearing Loss
Hearing loss is categorized by type and degree. Although the Guided Hearing Experience can suggest the degree of loss, only a comprehensive evaluation by a hearing care professional can indicate the type.
Signs of Hearing Loss
Do you or a loved one exhibit one of these signs?