Lots has been written about Biogen’s Alzheimer’s drugs. But did you know, that hearing loss is the largest modifiable risk for dementia? Hi, I’m Flavio Mancino from Kieger.
Recent studies have found that impaired hearing may be an important risk factor for dementia. Nevertheless, hearing aid penetrations remain very low.
Why is that?
So, what can be done in the fight against Alzheimer’s? Well, one of the easiest things might be raising the awareness about hearing impairment.
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