Are you suffering from severe hearing loss?

Published On: Mar 16 2012 01:57:54 PM CDT   Updated On: Apr 10 2012 09:36:19 AM CDT

How do you know if you’re suffering from severe hearing loss?


According to WebMD, about 37 million Americans suffer from profound hearing loss. For these people, social situations can be difficult and isolating as you have a hard time hearing the conversations around you.


According to WebMD, a person’s way of life can be improved by diagnosing and managing your hearing loss.


If you experience some of these signs, you might want to consider seeing your doctor for a hearing exam, according to WebMD:


-        Trouble making out details of conversations and sounds

-         Pain in one or both ears

-         Dizziness or vertigo

-         Ringing in your ears