Hearing Loss

Hearing loss is one of the most common conditions associated with aging. Studies show that as many as 60 percent of older adults have some degree of hearing loss. Hearing loss is also preventable and easily treatable. At Zounds, we understand both how poor hearing health can negatively impact your life and the relationships you have with others as well as how strong hearing health can help improve your livelihood and peace of mind.

When it comes to understanding your hearing health, how hearing aids might improve your hearing loss, or what it looks like to work with a Zounds Hearing Specialist, we’re here to help. Get our answers to some of your most frequently asked questions about hearing loss and hearing aids here, and feel free to contact us at any point to discuss hearing loss further.


Can Untreated Hearing Loss Lead to Alzheimer’s & Dementia?

The risks of ignoring hearing loss go far beyond an inability to keep up with conversations or understand TV show dialogue. Multiple studies have linked untreated hearing loss to certain …

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Hearing Loss Signs

How do I know if I, a family member, or a friend has hearing loss? What can I do today to help prevent hearing loss down the road? Learn how to detect hearing loss and why treating hearing loss early is so important.

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Hearing Exam Process

What does a Zounds hearing test look and feel like? Who conducts a hearing test at Zounds and what will the results tell me? Learn why a Zounds hearing examination from a caring professional can help you make the best decisions regarding hearing loss.

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Hearing Aid Capabilities

What will hearing aids really do for me? How do hearing aids work to help me hear better? Learn the honest truth about what hearing aid will and will not do for hearing loss.

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Hearing Aid Cost

Why do Zounds hearing aids cost less than other stores? What other financial questions should I be asking about hearing aids? Learn about the role of insurance, product warranties, and more as they relate to getting you a customized pair of hearing aids.

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Life After Hearing Aids

What will it feel like to have my hearing back? What kind of support exists for those with hearing loss? Learn about how life will change when you have better hearing again.

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Hearing Loss and Fall Risk

This article on the links between falls and hearing loss was originally published in Aging Answers magazine, March 2015. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that falls are the …

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