Hearing impairment affects approximately 10% of the population. Although people of all ages can be affected by a hearing loss, majority of people with impaired hearing are over 60 years old and their hearing loss is related to the aging process.
Between the two extremes of hearing well and hearing nothing. There are many degrees of impairment. Below are the different degrees of hearing loss.
Authorized to provide hearing aid services on behalf of the Workers Compensation Board of Alberta (WCB) as well as other third party payers.