The social implications of untreated hearing loss are numerous and often profound. These include impaired job performance, increasingly stressful marriages and damage to other important relationships.  Frequently others mistake the effects of hearing loss for mental deterioration, confusion, aloofness and social isolation when hearing loss makes normal conversation difficult or impossible.

Most hearing loss doesn’t happen overnight.  Here is a quick little quiz that can help to determine if it’s time to get your hearing checked.  Count the number of “yes” answers.  Scroll down to see an interpretation of the results.