25% Of U.S. Adults Suffer Hearing Loss

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The CDC reports that a quarter of U.S. adults aged 20 to 69, or 40 million people, have some hearing loss due to noise exposure, such as from listening to music too loudly. What do you think?

“Eh, by this point I’ve already heard all the best stuff.”

Rhonda Mathis • Moon Monitor

“But what we lose in hearing, we gain in eyesight, right?”

James Hundley • Sauce Thickener


“I have hearing damage from the cotton swab I jammed in my ear, but I let people believe it’s from loud music.”

Nico Loren • Grocery Pricer