He Says Something, I Hear Something Different

Some days, hearing loss can drain a lot of our energy. We have to... Read More

Do Your Cats Help You Hear?

Happy New Year and Happy New Decade! There’s something catchy-sounding about ‘2020’, don’t you... Read More

Stop Trash-Talking Telecoils!

Dear Readers: During this holiday season, the editors at Hearing Health & Technology Matters... Read More

Have Yourselves a Better Hearing Holiday

Dear Readers, This week in the Better Hearing Consumer, I write simply to wish... Read More

Yes, Virginia, You Will Hear Music Again

When hearing aids are no longer strong enough, a cochlear implant (CI) can be... Read More


How Does Your Hearing Spouse Rate?

If you have hearing loss, do you wish that your partner did, as well? ... 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

900 Words: Siblings and Hearing Loss

I asked Dr. Louise Sinden-Carroll, the esteemed New Zealand human rights activist, to write... Read More

Why Me?

I recently read an article about a woman who was suffering from some sort... Read More

The Amazingness of Hearing Loss

A human being is an amazing creature, capable of amazing things: we can think,... Read More


Wedding Vows for Hard of Hearing People

What happens if the groom says “I Do,” and the bride says “Pardon?”  If you... Read More

When I Get a Cochlear Implant, I Shall Wear Feathers

When I get a cochlear implant, I shall wear feathers, I think. I haven’t... Read More

The Rules of the (Hard of Hearing) Game

No cottage vacation is complete without games – playing on the dock, on the... Read More

Five Minutes to Change a Life

If you had only 5 minutes to make a difference in the life of... Read More

What Do You Call a Group of HoHs?

The only sound in the lobby of the Renaissance Austin this morning was a... Read More