Signs your hearing might be fading

Published: Jun 20 2013 02:55:23 PM EDT   Updated On: Jan 28 2015 05:07:52 PM EST

Is it time for a hearing aid? Use these tips to measure if your hearing is starting to fade.

-          You struggle to understand conversations

-          You have to turn the TV or radio up really loud to hear it

-          You struggle to hear on the telephone

-          You have ringing in your ears

-          You struggle to hear background noise

-          You misunderstand people during conversations or need to have them repeat themselves