Home > Daily-tips Updated 01 July 2013 Do you suffer from hearing loss? If you have three or more of these symptoms, you probably have a hearing problem that should be evaluated by your doctor. 0 iStock As with eyesight, difficulty hearing can become more common as people age. If you have three or more of these symptoms, you probably have a hearing problem that should be evaluated by your doctor.Take action:Difficulty hearing people on the telephone; difficulty hearing when there is background noise; problems following a conversation when more than one person is speaking; straining to hear a conversation, or frequently asking others to repeat themselves; feeling like people are always mumbling or not speaking clearly; not understanding what others are saying and not being able to respond correctly; frequently hearing sounds that resemble ringing, roaring or hissing.Visit our Hearing Management Centre More: Daily-tips advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news News SEE: Leech therapy saves woman's nose after botched surgery Lifestyle Here's why you should stay with one doctor for life News Good Sex? Bad Sex? Rad Sex? Fitness How to prevent the 5 most common gym injuries Fitness Use this workout plan to master the superman push-up in under a month Diet and nutrition 8 prebiotic foods you should probably add to your diet From our sponsors Tell-tale signs you need a mattress upgrade Keen to win a R2 000 voucher? Good health begins in your gastrointestinal tract ACC 200 works fast to break down mucus Live healthier Contraceptives and you » Scientists create new contraceptive from seaweed Poor long-term birth control training leads to 'accidents' 7 birth control myths you should stop believing Will the Pill make you gain weight? Can you fall pregnant while breastfeeding? We bust seven common myths about birth control. Your digestive health » Causes of digestive disorders 9 habits that could hurt your digestive system Your tummy rumblings might help diagnose bowel disorder With the assistance of an 'acoustic belt', doctors can now determine the cause of your tummy troubles.