Fun Facts about Industrial deafness in a relationship
You might think your hearing loss only affects you, but consider this: Is your industrial deafness causing problems in your relationship?
One of the main characteristics of industrial deafness is that you hear some sounds very well, but others you just don’t hear. These sounds you don’t hear tend to be the high pitch sounds which help you to understand what is being said especially in background noise.
Here are some little known fun facts about industrial deafness and its effects on a relationship that you may not have thought of.
If your relationships are important to you, consider the impact your hearing loss is having on your relationships particularly those closest to you ie your romantic partners.
This article was first published at hearingcareprofessionals.com.au.
Nolene Nielson is an experienced Brisbane Audiologist whose independent audiology practice is part of a new direction in hearing health care.