How can Presbycusis be prevented
How can Presbycusis be prevented?
There is no pinpointed cause of Presbycusis, but there
are many factors that contribute to it, such as loud noise and aging. One
very important way of prevention, or chance reduction, is to avoid potentially
loud situations. Avoiding contact with loud noise such as gun shots, lawn
mowers, loud music and large crowds can dramatically reduce a person's chances
of hearing loss. If you must be in one of these situations, it is advised
that you used ear plugs.
There is no cure for Presbycusis, but there are ways of
dealing with it. The main thing is to try to catch it early to prevent it
from getting progressively worse. If hearing loss is mild to moderate,
hearing aids can be used to restore hearing almost to normal. If the
condition is extreme, hearing aids may help, but normal hearing cannot really be