The sound of silence doesn’t have to be a part of aging
Face the issue head on with patience, understanding, and support.
Struggling to hear is not fun. It can also make a person feel embarrassed, frustrated, and cause them to isolate themselves. When hearing loss begins, it’s not always accepted as such by the sufferer. And while family members and friends may notice the signs, it’s actually a sensitive subject that a lot of people are afraid to broach, especially if your senior is unwilling to acknowledge that he or she is having an issue.