The holiday season is a time for celebrations that bring far-flung family and friends together. At each gathering, it’s likely that at least one of the attendees may have hearing loss. Making sure they’re included in all the festivities requires some planning based on a few commonsense rules.
If you are hosting the party:
If you are a guest with hearing loss, keep in mind these tips from the AARP:*
If you or a loved one find it difficult to understand other people during holiday gatherings, it may be time to have your hearing tested by a professional. Schedule an appointment today so that you get the evaluation and treatment needed.
* Michelle Crouch, “Handling Hearing Loss at the Holidays,” AARP website, Posted December 13, 2017.