Do you find it difficult to follow a conversation in a noisy restaurant or crowded room?
Do you often feel that people are mumbling or not speaking clearly?
Do you find it difficult to understand a speaker at a public meeting or a religious service?
Do you find yourself asking people to speak up or repeat themselves?
Do you experience difficulty understanding soft or whispered speech?
Do you often have difficulty understanding speech on the telephone?
Does a hearing problem cause you to feel embarrassed when meeting new people?
Does a hearing problem cause you to visit friends, relatives, or neighbours less often than you'd like?
Do you experience ringing or noises in your ears?
Do you hear better with one ear than you do with the other?