Day Three - Degrees of hearing loss
Did You Know there are four degrees of hearing loss?
Mild Hearing Loss
A person with a mild hearing loss may hear some speech sounds, but soft sounds are hard to hear.
Moderate Hearing Loss
A person with moderate hearing loss may hear almost no speech when another person is talking at a normal level.
Severe Hearing Loss
A person with severe hearing loss will hear no speech when a person is talking at a normal level and only some loud sounds.
Profound Hearing Loss
A person with a profound hearing loss will not hear any speech and only very loud sounds.