“Blindness separates people from things. Deafness separates people from people.” There is no better way to describe why hearing is of such great importance in our lives than the words of the philosopher Immanuel Kant. Yet most people take the ability to hear for granted.
Worldwide over 630 million people are affected by hearing loss. The number of people affected by hearing loss continues to rise due to the demographic aging of our society and the growing noise pollution in our environment. The consequences of untreated hearing loss are serious.
„Other people’s reactions to my hearing aid are generally positive.”
Result from the study Hearing is Living