Simple sounds of nature that may have faded include leaves rustling in the breeze, rain falling, birds tweeting, and crickets chirping. By addressing your hearing loss, you can improve your ability to enjoy the outdoors. Not only that, but studies have shown that being outdoors can benefit your psychological, emotional, and spiritual health. , PDF opens new window2
Your Car’s Warning Signals
Your car makes many warning sounds that are soft and high-pitched, making them easy to miss. Missing these sounds makes driving more dangerous. Some of these critical sounds are the engine chirping or squealing, tires screeching, and warning signals. Missing these sounds could leave you stranded on the road and heighten your risk of an accident. Hearing them gives you time to explore whatever problem they might be revealing.
Volume of the Television
One way to connect with others is by watching TV together. But enjoying your favorite programs can get frustrating when family and friends complain that the TV is turned up too loud. One way to solve this problem is by wearing hearing aids. Using hearing aids makes it easier to hear what’s on television, so you can turn down the volume and enjoy entertainment together at a volume everyone is comfortable with.
Voices of Loved Ones
Perhaps the most important reason to address your hearing is so you can hear your loved ones. , PDF opens new window Hearing others can minimize misunderstandings and avoid frustration.
If you have hearing loss, treating it can help improve your safety, your health and your relationships.
As a Humana member, you have access to affordable hearing aids through TruHearing® Depending on your Humana plan, your out-of-pocket costs can be significantly lower when you use your hearing aid benefit, hearing aid allowance, or TruHearing’s discounted hearing aid program. Call TruHearing at 1-844-353-5940 to find out more or to schedule an appointment with a provider near you.
Not all Humana plans are the same. Call the number on the back of your Humana member ID card for more information on what your plan may cover. Other providers are available in our network.