When you are speaking to your mother, pause between phrases.
When you are speaking to someone with hearing loss, keep your hands away from your face. Make communication your priority.
This is the second in a series of posts about communicating with a loved one with hearing loss.
This is the first in a series of posts on how to communicate with a loved one with hearing loss.
A simple English quiz can demonstrate how our experience diminishes our awareness.
If you have ever started the New Year composing resolutions only to throw in the towel before Ground Hog Day--or bemusedly watch others struggle with resolutions--this post is for you.
The problem with most common Tinnitus solutions is their "one-size-fits-all" approach. There is no one solution that will work for everyone. In order to compose a realistic plan for managing your Tinnitus, your first best step is a comprehensive audiologic evaluation.
A hearing test might be the key to understanding, retaining, and making better use of information.
Holiday and family time makes the effects of hearing loss much more profound. With many speakers in the room, it's more difficult for someone with hearing loss to engage in conversation, or even to understand the conversation of others.
There’s a clear pattern in the research, demonstrating the connection between hearing loss and depression. Some readily understand this relationship. Others are skeptical. This article is for the skeptics.
Levity aside, I can’t help but think of the myriad other health conditions, or other socially-sensitive stereotypes that might have replaced hearing loss that would have resulted in outrage.
There is a fascinating connection between heart health and hearing health. A growing body of research has investigated the specifics of this relationship: poor cardiovascular fitness, hypertension . . .
If you or a dear one has hearing loss, here are a few tips to look out for when choosing a restaurant.
What stops someone who knows they have hearing loss from getting a hearing test?
At over 110 decibels, I prefer to keep a few blocks distance from fireworks. At this loud level, you really don’t want to be that close to fireworks without hearing protection.
It is common to that hearing loss is a natural part of aging. The relationship isn't as straightforward as you might think. Here we look at causes of hearing loss that you are in control of and those you are not.