THE IMPACT OF
ON DEMENTIA RISKS
Hearing loss is a risk factor for dementia, as it can lead to cognitive decline and changes in the brain.
The brain's auditory cortex can shrink due to hearing loss, which can affect memory and speech processing.
Hearing aids can help slow down cognitive decline and preserve
in those with hearing loss.
loss can lead to social isolation, which is also a risk factor for dementia.
and early intervention can help prevent or delay the onset of dementia in those with hearing loss.