7 Key Comorbidities of Hearing Loss
Between social isolation, a greater falling risk and a higher incidence of mortality, it’s important to know the key comorbidities of hearing loss and how they impact your patients. Download the infographic today and share these compelling statistics.
What is a Comorbidity?
Many studies have linked hearing loss to serious conditions, such as Alzheimer’s disease, clinical depression, heart disease and more. These linkages are often referred to as comorbidities — the simultaneous presence of two or more chronic conditions in an individual.1
Ultimately, hearing loss can provide an important indicator for additional chronic conditions and it’s imperative that individuals seek treatment from professionals earlier than later to avoid becoming part of a statistic.
Download the 7 Key Comorbidities of Hearing Loss infographic now to learn more.
- Harvey Abrams, Ph.D., “Webinar: Hearing Loss and Associated Comorbidities: What Do We Know?” The Hearing Review, May 2017