True or false hearing trivia

Here’s some thinking for you for this week’s blog

True or False?

Some racial groups have soft ear wax and some have dry ear wax

All hearing aids sound  the same

An adult has ear bones the same size as a newborn baby.

Ear wigs are commonly found in human ears

By the age of 10, we’ve heard a greater range of sound than we’ll hear again for the rest of our lives.

Ear candling has demonstrated therapeutic benefits

Most people who seek advice from their doctor on having difficulty hearing are not referred for hearing aids

Hearing loss has been shown to double the risk of dementia

In 1995 ear trumpets gave better hearing results than most hearing aids

The pure tone audiogram was popularised in order to evaluate the  compensation to be paid to American servicemen returning from WW2

 

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