Evidence from numerous studies has shown that people wait for 10 years on an average before seeking medical consultation for any hearing problem. Just like any other medical condition, hearing loss needs to be taken seriously and the sooner medical help is pursued, the better it is.

Hearing loss Singapore can be caused due to any reason or a combination of two or more factors. These factors include genetics, repeated and prolonged exposure to loud sounds, ageing, and/or a physical problem of the ear such as eardrum perforation. To know more about what causes hearing loss, please log onto Hearlife.