#HearingFactFriday: Hearing loss is very common

According to the Hearing Loss Association of America, hearing loss is so common, it affects more people than all other physical conditions except arthritis and heart disease. 

That’s a lot of people with hearing loss. But considering the likelihood of hearing problems doubles for every decade you live, it’s maybe not as surprising as it first sounds.

To see more hearing loss data, check out our Hearing loss by the numbers infographic. 

If you think you might have hearing loss but aren’t certain, give our free online hearing test a try.

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By Starkey Hearing