What is Hearing Loss?

Hearing loss is different in every person. Have your hearing tested to find out how you hear.

Your ear has three parts—the outer, the middle, and the inner ear. You may have trouble hearing if there is a problem with any of these parts.

There are three things to know about hearing loss. These include the:

Children with hearing loss may have trouble learning to talk. They may not do well in school. Adults can have trouble at work, in school, and with friends. It is important to have a hearing test if you think there may be a problem.

To find an audiologist near you, visit ProFind.

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