Interesting hearing related statistics
If you are experiencing hearing loss you’re not alone, there are more than 12 million people in the UK suffering with hearing loss, that’s 1 in 5 adults.
Of those nearly a million are severely or profoundly deaf, the majority being classed as ‘hard of hearing’.
Suprisingly, more than 40% of people over the age of 50 have some degree of hearing loss – a lot don’t do anything about it!
Over 7 million people in the UK live with tinnitus.
Every year in the UK it is estimated that 2.3 million people have problems with excessive ear wax that is sufficiently problematic to warrant intervention (microsuction or irrigation typically).
If you know you are not hearing like you should, either ongoing, or recently, please get in touch with our friendly team, here to help!