How To Know When It’s Time For A Hearing Test

Throughout your life, it’s a good idea to have a variety of routine health checkups and tests conducted to ensure that your body is functioning optimally. One of the tests that become increasingly important with age is a hearing test. However, you may wonder at what age you should start testing your hearing to find out if you need to use a hearing aid. How to Know When You Need a Hearing Test According to the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), you should have a hearing test once every 10 years until you turn 50-years-old. Then you should have your hearing tested once every three years. If you work in a noisy environment or have concerns about your hearing (e.g., health issues that may affect your hearing) it doesn’t hurt to have it tested more frequently. Hearing loss tends to occur Read More +