Did you Hear? It’s May Better Hearing and Speech Month!
May 1, 2018
Did you know that individuals with healthy hearing are less likely to develop or experience heart disease, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, depression and social isolation?
Healthy hearing plays a significant role in affecting a person’s mood, overall well-being and everyday life. It is arguably one of the body’s most important senses!
According to the World Health Organization (WHO) around 466 million individuals around the world have hearing loss, and this staggering number is increasing quickly.
So, what will you do during May Better Hearing and Speech Month to help bring attention to the important issue of hearing health? Education and awareness are critical in helping to prevent and treat hearing loss. Join us and take action by getting involved with the following programs!