A third of over fifties with hearing loss could be undiagnosed

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“Up to a-third of older adults with hearing loss in England could be undetected and untreated, according to a new study by University of Manchester researchers. The study, published in JAMA Network Open, might mean millions of people are not seeing ear specialists or given hearing aids, when their hearing has considerably deteriorated.”

Read the full article from The University of Manchester here: https://www.manchester.ac.uk/discover/news/a–third-of-over-fifties-with-hearing-loss-could-be-undiagnosed/