Learn Symptoms and Facts About Hearing Loss
DAYTON, OHIO (July 2, 2009) – The number of Americans afflicted with a hearing loss has doubled during the past 30 years. Today one in ten Americans has some degree of hearing impairment. Learn the symptoms of hearing loss and get facts about preventing loss of hearing at the next Mall Walkers Club health event set for Friday, July 10 at the Mall at Fairfield Commons in Beavercreek.
Featured speaker is audiologist Laura Stroud. Dr. Stroud oversees Miami Valley Hospital’s Hearing and Balance Center. The free event begins at 8:45 a.m. in the food court and healthy snacks will be served.
Miami Valley Hospital offers a health program at Fairfield Commons the second Friday of each month along with health screenings as part of its Mall Walkers Club.
You do not need to be a member of the club to attend the health talks, but if you would like to join you can do so. Membership is open to anyone 18 or older. Register online at www.mvh.org/mallwalkers or stop by the information desk at Fairfield Commons. There is no cost to join. When you sign up you will receive a membership bag filled with a pedometer, walking journal and a mall shopping pass.
The Mall at Fairfield Commons is open to walkers Monday through Saturday from 8:30 a.m. until closing and Sunday 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.