Hearing Loss Can Lead To More Falls [Sponsored]
Studies from researchers at John Hopkins and the National Institute on Aging have found that hearing impairments can lead to higher risk of falling.
Data was collected from over 2,000 people aged 65 and older. Discoveries revealed that for every 10 decibels of hearing loss, the risk of falling rose by 140%. Falling is the leading cause of injury for people 65+. Preventing falls is one of many reasons to be screened for hearing loss.