Your Hearing With age, our bodies can start to show signs of wear and tear – and that can include our hearing. This can especially be true for high-pitched sounds such as whistles, most bird song and some speech sounds. In fact, by the time we reach 70, most people have some degree of hearing loss, even they have experienced perfectly good hearing up until then. Have you found ways to cope with hearing loss? Please encourage others in our Facebook community. And don’t forget to Sign Up to our blog.