What would you fear missing out on the most?

More than half¹ of Silversurfers members said they wished they’d sought help for their hearing problems sooner in a recent Speakers Corner Poll.

Around one in six people in the UK currently suffer from hearing loss² but many are undiagnosed and suffering in silence.

Today we’re asking you to vote in our poll and tell us what you would fear missing out on the most and would prompt you to get a hearing check.


What is the one thing you’d most hate to miss out on?

Dialogue in your favourite TV show or movies
Conversations at dinner or social gathering
Birdsong and the sounds of nature
Special family events such as wedding speeches
Conversations and games with grandchildren
Relatives’ phone and video calls
The full melody of your favourite record
Peoples’ names when first meeting them
Other – Please Comment Below
Based on 71 public votes.

¹ 56%

² Action on Hearing Loss

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7th Aug 2018
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Can any9ne imagine a world without the sight and sounds of birdsong.? I have read that during world war 1 the landscape was so devastated that the birds disappeared altogether. Today I watched a very rare sighting of a thrush in our hegderow took me right back to my childhood when they frequented our garden in numbers.
I wonder when 9r if we get to heaven the birds will still be singing. Just a pleasant thought.
10th Sep 2018
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There seem to be a lot less Thrushes and Blackbirds about and many many more Magpies than when we were young in the 50s and 60s

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