For seniors who have trouble hearing, the use of hearing aids may alleviate potential mental decline or stress. Hearing loss has previously been linked to a decline in cognitive ability and emotional stability among older adults.
According to the American Journal of Geriatrics, a study conducted by the University of Bordeaux in France focused on a group of seniors, drawing data from over 25 years of research. The results indicate strong connections between hearing loss and the development of other conditions, especially a drop in cognitive skills. Likewise the study found that hearing aids may be effective at alleviating …read more