The process of hearing and causes of hearing impairments.
What is it about?
This article explores the process of hearing and some of the causes of hearing impairments.
Why is it important?
Even a mild hearing loss causes problems with identification of everyday sounds such as voices, the doorbell and the telephone ringing. Severe hearing loss profoundly affects a person's ability to communicate effectively and to participate in many leisure activities.
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