As many as 42% of people aged 60 and above suffer from hearing loss, yet only 17% of people suffering from hearing loss actually wear hearing aids. Hearing loss leads to missing precious memories with family, friends, and loved ones, but many seniors won’t even admit they are struggling.
Caregivers and children often influence them to get diagnosed. Hearing aids can be life changing. Designing Spaces speaks to Philips Hearing Solutions’ Vice President and General Manager Carolyn Valentine and audiologist Jason Dria to learn more about improving hearing.