Signs of

hearing difficulty

  • Mishearing / hearing only part of the message.
  • Difficulty understanding easily if you’re not facing the speaker.
  • Finding it much harder to join a conversation in a noisy place, such as a restaurant.
  • Trouble hearing soft speech sounds, such as ‘t’ ’th’ or ‘s’.
  • Frequently asking people to repeat what they’ve said or speak louder.
  • Needing to turn up the volume of your TV, cellphone or radio.
  • Finding it much easier to hear your cellphone on speaker rather than by your ear.
  • Finding social occasions mentally exhausting.