Ah, Now I See: A Deaf Lesson in Hearing “Loss”

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I feel like I really learned something recently. I’ve had hearing “loss” all of my life. This term was always funny to me since I was born with the same Continue Reading →

Sounding Off On Age-Related Hearing Loss

Raise your hand if you: …have trouble understanding others on the phone. …people tell you the TV volume is on too loud. …avoid group settings because communication is too difficult. Continue Reading →

17 Names for Deaf

What’s in a name?  Apparently a lot if you’re deaf.  Or hard of hearing.  Or whatever label you use to describe yourself.  But (cocks head) do you have a right Continue Reading →

Hearing Loss Identity Games

OK, who remembers the game Marco Polo?  Yeah the one where whoever is It has to close their eyes and count while everyone else is randomly in different places around Continue Reading →