Hearing loss is usually associated with aging, although noise, poor hygiene practices and infections are some of the most common factors that can also affect our ears and hearing. In most cases, hearing loss develops gradually, and sometimes we are unaware that we are experiencing small changes in our hearing ability.
5% of the world’s population suffers from disabling hearing loss, but in some cases, prevention can be the best solution. Here we explain how you can prevent hearing loss and improve your hearing health.
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 360 million people worldwide suffer hearing loss, and almost 50% of young people aged between 12 and 35 listen to music on electronic devices at excessively high volumes.