Contributed by Joy Victory, managing editor, Healthy Hearing
Have you finally decided it's time to stop missing out on the important sounds of your life and take action to correct your hearing loss? That's great! According to the Hearing Review, people with hearing loss wait an average of seven years to get help. That's a lot of missed punch lines, important details in business meetings, sweet sentiments from a loved one, cheerful bird songs and laughter from grandkids.
In fact, your hearing aids will likely improve not just your ability to communicate but also your health. That's because hearing aids are linked to a reduced risk of cognitive decline and other health benefits. But hearing aids are a major purchase, so it's important to make sure you're prepared with these 10 tips.
10 things we recommend before buying hearing aids
Reprinted with permission. Copyright Healthy Hearing (www.healthyhearing.com). Original article: https://www.healthyhearing.com/report/52697-Top-10-things-you-need-before-buying-hearing-aids