THE BETTER HEARING CONSUMER - GAEL HANNAN, EDITOR

Gael Hannan, Hearing Health MattersThe Better Hearing Consumer addresses the personal experience of living with hearing loss. Editor Gael Hannan, and her occasional guest bloggers, explore every corner of the hearing loss life with humor and poignancy. Comment Policy

LATEST POSTS

A HoH’s Guide to Common Sounds

In this week’s edition of What’s That Sound?, we’re talking about sounds we don’t understand,... Read More

Paying Hearing Loss Forward

I once was lost, but now I’m found…. The words of the old hymn,... Read More

You Gotta Laugh About Hearing Loss

Dear Shannon, How are you doing?  It was great seeing you again at last... Read More

Control Over Hearing Aids: A Consumer’s Perspective

By Carolyn Haas   When I got my first hearing aid, I was an immature... Read More

Snap Out of It!

Recently, I had to give myself a slap in the face. The kind of... Read More

COCHLEAR IMPLANTS

The Sniff (And Other Curses of Better Hearing)

I don’t know about this “hearing better” thing. Do I really want to hear... Read More

BOOKS ABOUT HEARING LOSS

The Joy of Writing (About Hearing Loss)

Writing—about hearing loss—is on my mind this week. Here I am surrounded by the... Read More