Hearing loss is one of the most common and easily treatable health problems, affecting 1 in 3 adults over age 60. But because it rarely develops overnight, we often fail to identify its symptoms until it’s already causing stress and pain. Learning about the common signs of hearing loss can help you ensure you don’t wait too long to seek treatment.
Common signs of hearing loss include:
Experiencing muffled sounds
Difficulty understanding speech in background noise.
Missing consonant sounds, such as "ess" or "eff"
Listening to television, radio, or computer audio at a higher volume than in the past
Avoiding social situations
When should I get my hearing tested?
Everyone misses pieces of conversation from time to time. But if you’re experiencing multiple symptoms of hearing loss. you can visit our clinic and speak with one of our hearing care professionals get your hearing test done.