Hearing Loss in Adults

Hearing loss refers to a partial or total inability to hear. In adults aged 18 years and over, it can result from problems with the structure of the ear, or with the nerves inside the ear. Hearing loss in adults has a variety of causes, and there are different types of hearing loss. The degree of hearing loss refers to the level of severity. Learn more about how hearing loss is evaluated, treated, and managed.

Types of Hearing Loss

Causes of Hearing Loss in Adults

Audiologic (Hearing) Evaluation

Types of Hearing Tests

Hearing Assistive Technology for Adults

Hearing Loss in Adults: Strategies at Home

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