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Suivez Moi – A Leader in Every Right

By Barbara Kelley

Captain Mark A. Brogan, U.S. Army (Retired) sustained multiple wounds in Iraq. He says of all his injuries, hearing loss gives him the most problem. 


History Was Made in Nashville

By Nancy Macklin

Here is a wrap-up with photos from the HLAA Convention 2009 in Nashville.

Tips for the Workplace: Employment and Hearing Loss

By Lise Hamlin

Learn about the new employment toolkit and get some practical advice on the workplace.

“What About that Thing on TV That Helps Your Hear Better? It’s only $14.99!” Personal Sound Amplification Products versus Hearing Aids

By Mark Ross

TV and magazine ads are touting the personal sound amplification systems that turn “ordinary hearing into extraordinary hearing.”

Walk4Hearing Inspiration of a Grateful Dad

By Steve Wolfert A proud dad of a college student with hearing loss talks about why he supports HLAA by participating in the Walk4Hearing.

Comic relief in a Silent World

By Mike Penn

Mike tells us about his own experiences with hearing loss.