SYMPTOMS / REASONS TO COME IN FOR A HEARING TEST
There are many reasons why a person may come in for a hearing test:
You may want to come into the center if you are noticing you
can hear the people around you but you can't understand them.
This has to do with frequency and pitch of people's voices.
If you are in a restaurant, at a party or in church and you
can't understand what is being said because there is so much
There are many devices that can help you
with background noise.
Others complain of tinnitus which is ringing in the ears. Many
people have this problem and most of the time hearing aids
can help the condition.
You feel people are mumbling. This is usually the first
significant complaint from a person with hearing loss.
Family members begin to complain that you need hearing aids.
Remember they love you and the family does not want you to
miss anything! Pacify them and get a baseline test done.
Maybe you need a hearing aid or maybe not.
Establish a baseline of hearing for overall health.