- By Joel Streed
The hearing loss and dementia connection: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute
Hearing loss as you age is more than just an inconvenience. Some people begin to withdraw from their social connections because not being able to hear can be frustrating and embarrassing. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Colin Driscoll, a Mayo Clinic head and neck surgeon, says hearing loss also may contribute to dementia symptoms. To listen, click the link below.