Recognising Hearing Loss Symptoms


Recognising the signs of hearing loss is crucial for timely and efficient ear care support. Many individuals endure common side effects of hearing loss before taking any action. 

Here are some of our expert audiologists top signs for detecting early hearing loss:

Difficulty understanding speech

You’re struggling to understand speech during conversations, especially in noisy environments, combined with an increased reliance on others to repeat what they have said.


Muffled or distorted sounds

Sounds becoming unclear or muffled on a daily basis, from enjoying music to hearing specific sounds.


Trouble hearing high-frequency sounds

Difficulty with high-pitched sounds, like women's and children's voices.
 

Needing to increase volume

Constantly raising the volume on devices like your smartphone, television or car radio, are potential indicators of hearing loss.