Click on each question below to see the answer.

How common is hearing loss?
What causes hearing loss?
Can too much ear wax cause hearing loss?
How do I know if I have hearing loss?
Do hearing aids help?
Are there different types of hearing loss?
How do I know my percentage of hearing loss?
Why do my ears ring (or buzz, or chirp)?
What is a cochlear implant?
I am a student/young adult - where do I start once I realize I need help with my hearing loss?

 

CHHA National has also provided a Frequently Asked Questions booklet (pdf download) and an “Ask An Expert” section within their website where you can see answers to more questions or ask a question yourself.