Why Does It Take So Long for Someone with Hearing Loss to Accept Help?
A lot can happen in seven years. Your child can go from being a shy high school sophomore to a fully employed college graduate, or from a child who enjoys watching Saturday morning cartoons to a young adult—who can drive. Guess what else takes seven years? It is the average amount of time that someone waits before getting their hearing checked after the first signs of loss occur. Why do most people wait so long?