Number of Americans Wearing Hearing Aids Increasing Slower than Current Expectations

Hearing aid manufacturers and sellers anticipate a fast-growth opportunity as a large percentage of Americans grow older yet stay healthier and live longer. This opportunity, however, blossoms slowly considering the average age of Baby Boomers is fifty. It’s easy to be enamored with advanced hearing aid technologies, but potential users in increasing numbers need basic information and guidance from qualified hearing healthcare professionals such as experienced dispensers before becoming fitted with a conventional or advanced hearing aid.