Your hearing is like vacation time: if you don’t use it, you lose it! Once any part of your ability to hear slips away, if it is left untreated then there is a chance it is gone forever. Audiologists call this process auditory deprivation.
Hearing Care of Summerville
Our auditory system is integral to how different parts of the body communicate with one another. So when hearing is damaged, it can signify health issues elsewhere in the body, explains Dr. Hollie Bahen at Hearing Care of Summerville. “That is one major reason hearing loss should never be dismissed,” she adds.