Facts About Hearing Loss

  • People with hearing loss wait an average of seven years before seeking help.
  • 75% of people who could benefit from hearing aids are not using them.
  • About 30-35% of adults between the ages of 65 and 75 years have a hearing loss. It is estimated that 40-50% of people 75 or older have a hearing loss.
  • 60% of people with hearing loss are between the working ages of 25 and 65.

110 Decibels – Regular exposure of more than one minute risks permanent hearing loss.
100 Decibels – No more than 15 minutes unprotected exposure recommended.
90 Decibels – Prolonged exposure to any noise above 90 decibels can cause gradual hearing loss.

If you have any questions or problems, please contact our office at (937) 325-8796 or toll-free at 1-800-325-8796