An up-to-date, comprehensive book on how to manage hearing loss, by three experienced audiologists. The lead author is a consultant ENT surgeon and co-author of the best-selling Living with Tinnitus, Sheldon Press. Hearing loss affects an estimated 10 million people in the UK. Written by leading authorities in audiology. Energetic international promotion by authors. Support from hearing loss support groups such as Action on Hearing Loss (formerly RNID). Hearing is one of our most precious senses, essential for survival, communication and the enjoyment of music and sound. Yet, its loss is common, and often results in lowering of confidence, isolation, depression and anxiety. This book explores different forms and causes of impairment and what can be done to treat and prevent it. The book will help family and friends as well as sufferers.