Who Does Hearing Loss Affect?

 

It is estimated that 28 million people in the United States have major hearing loss.

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Resources:

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
The Prevalence and Incidence of Hearing Loss in Children

Center for Disease Control
Hearing Loss Among Children

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Facts About Hearing Loss In Children

American Academy of Pediatrics
Facts on Infant Hearing Loss

The Children’s Hospital
Disabilities Common in School-Age Children Born Extremely Prematurely