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Healthy Hearing - hearing impairment, MCI and Alzheimer's

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Shedrech

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very useful resources and a research paper on the issue of hearing impairment in the setting of dementia and cognitive impairment. The paper in particular is really powerful as it contains a lot of direct quotes from people going through this that give a really helpful window into the experience.



a piece of research looking at the experiences of people with cognitive impairment, dementia and hearing loss:

 

Agzy

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Fascinating read for me in that I have worn hearing Aids for 30 years and up to now avoided signs of dementia whereas my younger brother by 10 years has refused hearin aids as ‘sissy’ is now in early stages of Alzheimer’s Disease.
 
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