Recently there has been a lot of discussion and research published in regard to hearing aids possibly preventing dementia. As a hearing care professional, many questions regarding this issue are asked daily by my patients and their families. I am re-publishing this article by Robert Preidt, a HealthDay reporter found on WebMD News, to help answer some of their questions.
Scott Erickson, Ears 2 U Hearing Aid Services
Hearing Aids May Help Keep Seniors Mind Sharp by WebMD News from HealthDay
Hearing Aids May Help Keep Seniors’ Minds Sharp
Ability to stay engaged in conversation could help ward off dementia, study suggests
By Robert Preidt, HealthDay Reporter