Baby boomers are a happy and contented generation. They actively participate in various aspects of life, even politics. They are also the most health-conscious generation that ever lived. Studies have revealed that baby boomers pay more visits to their family doctors when compared to the previous generation.Brief History of Baby BoomersThe United States enjoyed a lot of economic prosperity after the Second World War. The war itself was a great factor responsible for this economic prosperity. A large number of cities were ruined in the war. The United States immediately converted factories that had produced wartime products into factories that produced peacetime products, and this move created a number of lucrative jobs for Americans. Unemployment was unheard of during this time, and jobs were plentiful for all people who were Caucasian, had the ability, and were willing to work hard. The United States exported a number of products and made huge profits.The American government placed a lot of emphasis on education. It encouraged families all over America to create children. This resulted in a rapid rise in population, especially referred to as “baby boomer generation.” The baby boomers were born between the end of the Second World War and just before the Vietnam war, from 1946 to 1964. In 1946, the United States saw the birth of more than three million babies, and the number continued to rise during the years to come.Baby boomers were born and brought up in a comfortable world. When they entered their youth, the Vietnam War had begun and people were fighting for their civil rights all over America. The baby boomers participated acitively in the causes of civil rights and freedom. They also fought against discrimination with regard to race, age, creed, and gender.Baby Boomers and Hearing LossBaby boomers have now entered into the last phases of their lives. Some of them are are facing age-related disorders such as loss of hearing. Baby boomers enjoy leading active lives and would like to continue living actively till the end of their lives. Many baby boomers therefore consult audiologists for help in managing and controlling their condition.John M. Burkey has authored a book titled Baby Boomers and Hearing Loss. It was written with the intention of helping people, especially baby boomers, to deal with hearing disorders. The book comprises advice and guidelines on how people with hearing disorders can manage their condition and continue to lead a healthy lifestyle.Baby Boomers and Hearing Loss comprises in-depth information on preventing the worsening of hearing disorders. It explains the process of hearing and the various causes for the occurrence of hearing disorders–from loud noises to genetic factors. The book also presents information on the prevention of hearing disorders and how to deal with a pre-existing condition. Hearing disorder is related to the process of aging. The book also points out ways in which a person can improve his or her quality of life in spite of having a hearing disorder.The reviews of baby boomers who have read this book reveal the fact the book is indeed very helpful. Readers even reported an improvement in the quality of their life after reading this book and following its advise. Baby boomers, who wish to live actively in spite of their hearing disorders, will be happy to read this book. So, if you feel that you have a hearing disorder, purchase a copy of Baby Boomers and Hearing Loss.