Hearing Self Test

Man covering his ears. How does a typical normal person hear?
What does a typical hearing loss sound like?

  1. Do you experience ringing or noises in your ear?
  2. Do you hear better with one ear than the other?
  3. Do you have difficulty following conversations in a noisy restaurant or crowded room?
  4. Do you feel that people mumble or fail to speak clearly?
  5. Do you have difficulty listening to the TV or radio?
  6. Do you find it difficult to understand the speaker at a public meeting or religious service?
  7. Does your difficulty hearing interfere with your personal, family or social life?