When “You Seem To Hear Just Fine” Felt Like an Insult

When “You Seem To Hear Just Fine” Felt Like an Insult Here’s the latest blog post from hearing health advocate, author, and HLAA member Shari Eberts. livingwithhearingloss.com/2019/11/19/when-you-seem-to-hear-just-fine-felt-like-an-insult/  When “You Seem To Hear Just Fine” Felt Like an Insult Here’s the latest blog post from hearing health advocate, author, and HLAA member Shari Eberts. livingwithhearingloss.com/2019/11/19/when-you-seem-to-hear-just-fine-felt-like-an-insult/   Read More >

Emergency 911 is still inaccessible for many New Yorkers. How long do we have to wait?

Emergency 911 is still inaccessible for many New Yorkers. How long do we have to wait? In her latest blog post, HLAA member and author Katherine Bouton discusses how the...Emergency 911 is still inaccessible for many New Yorkers. How long do we have to wait? In her latest blog post, HLAA member and author Katherine Bouton discusses how the deaf and hard of hearing are out of luck when it comes to calling 911 for help. https://katherinebouton.com/2019/11/17/emergency-911-is-still-inaccessible-for-many-new-yorkers-how-long-do-we-have-to-wait/ Read More >

Classroom Observation is Critical

Classroom Observation is Critical How do we know that our children with hearing loss are getting what they need in school? Only one way – someone needs to go in...Classroom Observation is Critical How do we know that our children with hearing loss are getting what they need in school? Only one way – someone needs to go in and observe. This article was published in Hearing Health & Technology Matters (HHTM). Classroom observation is critical Read More >

Link between hearing and cognition begins earlier than once thought

Link between hearing and cognition begins earlier than once thought A new study finds that cognitive impairment begins in the earliest stages of age-related hearing loss—when hearing is still considered...Link between hearing and cognition begins earlier than once thought A new study finds that cognitive impairment begins in the earliest stages of age-related hearing loss—when hearing is still considered normal. Columbia University Irving Medical Center. “Link between hearing and cognition begins earlier than once thought.” ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 14 November 2019. https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/11/191114115922.htm Read More >