How to Deal With Behind-the-Mask Blabbling

After a year, I’m changing how I deal with masked communication difficulties. I still... Read More

I Hear What Ruben Hears in ‘Sound of Metal’

I finally watched ‘Sound of Metal’, prepared to dislike it intensely. Truth? I was... Read More

Let’s Not DO This, People with Hearing Loss!

A friend of mine posted the above meme this morning, which was adapted from... Read More

“Excuse Me, I LOVE Your Hearing Device!”

As a user of hearing technology, do you ever catch yourself looking at other... Read More

Pity the Partner of a Person with Hearing Loss

Do you live in a mixed marriage or relationship – where one person has... Read More


R.E.S.P.E.C.T-ing Your Hearing Technology

I’m a bit terrified of technology. Maybe that’s not quite true. My feelings about... Read More

Hearing-Accessible Political Events: Bring It On!

Hearing loss advocate and loop installation expert, Reverend Mary Dyer, puts up the passionate... Read More

Let’s Celebrate Our Hearing Technology!

I admit that the event crept up on me; I didn’t even know it... Read More

Santa – Can You HEAR Me?!

Dear Santa, OK, Claus, this is IT! Year after year I write you, asking... Read More

How Do You Like Your Tea (“T”)?

by Renee Iseli   About 30 years ago, a couple of years after my... Read More


A New Dawn for a Person with Bilateral Ménière’s Disease

Ian Kinross is a Toronto-based communicator who has worked in the health and financial... Read More

Tips for the Hard of Hearing Shopper

I’m no mathematician but there’s one equation I figured out a long time ago:... Read More

Is Our Hearing Loss Skin Too Thin?

A few months ago, my guest blogger Lauren Sherwood wrote a poignant and popular... Read More

Nitty-Gritty Tips from a Hearing Aid User

I don’t pretend to be a hearing care professional. But for anyone looking for... Read More

Whoop-Whoop! Is That Music Too Loud?

It finally happened. The most significant, life-changing, tear-duct emptying, hallelujah-raising event in the life... Read More