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Baby boomers and hearing loss

John M. Burkey

Baby boomers and hearing loss

a guide to prevention and care

by John M. Burkey

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Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, NJ .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJohn M. Burkey.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRF
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 171 p. :
Number of Pages171
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20125990M
ISBN 100813538815

48 million Americans of all ages experience hearing loss, including one in six baby boomers. Hearing loss can be caused by exposure to noise, diabetes or other factors, but most often it’s simply a result of aging. While you can’t stop aging—yet—you can treat hearing loss. The good news is that most hearing loss is mild and treatable. There was a great story last week in Florida's Foster Folly News about baby boomers and hearing loss. Siemens, a company that manufactures hearing aids, sponsored an Applied Research study called "The Cost of Hearing Loss" that was conducted in May of

1 in 6 baby boomers (ages ), or percent, have a hearing problem, and most people with hearing loss are still in the workforce (younger than 65). 1 in 14 Generation Xers (ages ), or percent, already have hearing loss. At least million children (18 or younger) have hearing problems. As a media futurist, I’ve been pondering what’s ahead for hearing aids since I first got a pair less than a year ago to improve my own deteriorating hearing. “Futurists” can’t precisely predict the future — no one can — but it is possible to identify likely “plausible” futures, or Author: Steve Outing.

May 02,  · Unfortunately, ignoring our hearing loss can dramatically increase the likelihood that we will develop dementia. Causes of Hearing Loss There are a number of reasons why your hearing may decline as you age. It could be hereditary. You may have spent years in an occupation where you were exposed to loud noise. Apr 09,  · Baby boomers who need hearing aids have many choices in a Bluetooth/iPod world When we were kids, hearing loss was funny. With the first of .


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CRITIQUE: Using a title of Baby Boomers and Hearing Loss: A Guide to Prevention and Care, John M. Burkey directly entices boomers to read it yet the content serves as an excellent comprehensive guide to hearing topics for all hearing impaired adults.

Dispensing audiologists will want to have this book in their patient lending library as it. Feb 22,  · Baby boomers, or those born between andare the largest group experiencing hearing loss today. In fact, one in six boomers currently has some degree of loss. Although a growing number of boomers are living with hearing loss, only about 25 percent are proactively seeking help.

According to a compelling new study from The EAR Foundation and Clarity® that looked at the occurrence, cause and impact of hearing loss on baby boomers—those born between and —half of the nearly 76 million boomers in the US are experiencing some degree of hearing loss—and very few are doing anything about it.

In Baby Boomers and Hearing Loss, audiologist John Burkey shows readers how they can continue to enjoy youthful living, regardless of whether their hearing abilities are undiminished or severely compromised.

In a reassuring and straightforward style, Burkey explains the typical. Life After Deaf: My Misadventures in Hearing Loss and Recovery This highly readable book will be an invaluable guide and source of hope for the large number of baby boomers now handling hearing loss.

Inspire a love of reading with Prime Book Box for Kids Discover delightful children's books with Prime Book Box, a subscription that delivers /5(8). Millions of boomers are now grappling with hearing loss — some of it caused by turning the volume to 11 — prompting companies to develop treatments that improve upon the expensive and often Author: Robert Weisman.

Baby boomers and hearing loss: a guide to prevention and care / Baby boomers have always had high expectations. As a generation, they have worked hard and played hard. They have been distinguished for their trendsetting and active lifestyles. Book Description: InBaby Boomers and Hearing Loss, audiologist John Burkey shows readers how they can continue to enjoy youthful living, regardless of whether their hearing abilities are undiminished or severely hamaikastudio.com a reassuring and straightforward style, Burkey explains the typical causes of hearing loss, from genetic factors to years of exposure to loud noises, and demystifies the.

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Baby Boomers, Hearing Loss, and Hearing Devices. More baby boomers showing signs of hearing loss. More than million Americans have some degree of hearing loss—approximately one in 10 individuals.

It may reach 44 million by Much of that looming surge is a baby-boomer phenomenon. Get this from a library. Baby boomers and hearing loss: a guide to prevention and care. [John M Burkey] -- Audiologist John M. Burkley shows readers how they can continue to enjoy youthful living, regardless of whether their hearing abilities are undiminished or severely compromised.

Aug 17,  · Now, as the boomers become "ageing hipsters", we're constantly being reminded of their achievements. They gave us rock 'n' roll (which might explain the recent book, Baby Boomers and Hearing Loss), mod cons, the space race, computer science, and a rebellious disregard for the stiff-upper-lipped attitudes of earlier generations.

Dec 01,  · Written by audiologist and award-winning author John M. Burkey, Baby Boomers and Hearing Loss: A Guide to Prevention and Care is a no-nonsense guide to the prevention and treatment of hearing loss, including solid information about the use of hearing aids.

Baby boomers are now in their old age, and since hearing disorder is one of the problems associated with old age, many baby boomers have some hearing disorder or the other. Baby Boomers and Hearing Loss, a book written by John M. Burkey, will be of great help to such baby boomers. Nov 28,  · For baby boomers that refuse to give up living their active life because of hearing problems, this book is definitely a must-read.

You will also find that Baby Boomers and Hearing Loss by John M. Burkey has comprehensive information on how. Nov 08,  · Baby boomers: 10 things to know now about your health.

Start moving, get some recommended vaccines and maintain friendships are all ways for Author: Steve Ditlea. An article in last week’s Thousand Oaks Acorn gets right to the point: baby boomers don’t have to put up with hearing hamaikastudio.com article discusses the practical steps baby boomers can take if they’re suffering from a hearing impairment and would like to improve their hearing health.

hearing loss is on the rise for baby boomers. DISCLOSURE: I receive commissions for purchases made through some of the links in this article. If you're a baby boomer, there's a good chance that you have some degree of hearing loss.

Over 30 percent of people over 60 have hearing loss and it. According to latest US census, 7, people turn 65 years old each day. They’re all Baby Boomers – a post-WWII generation that was one of the largest cohorts ever, and soon to be your largest hamaikastudio.coming to a University of Wisconsin study, percent of .In September of this year, while I was waiting for my book, Baby Boomers: A Job Hunting Survival Guide, to be published, I noticed an increase in people asking for my business card after hearing the book’s subject.

I couldn’t help but think the increase of job losses .Life After Deaf. Home / Books / Life After Deaf. By Noel Holston Added February 12, From a renowned media critic to a man with sudden and full hearing loss, Noel Holston ran the gauntlet of diagnoses, health insurance, and cochlear implant surgery.