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Taking the Scary Out of Hearing the Holidays

Uh-oh. The holiday season is coming. Halloween, Thanksgiving, Remembrance Day, Milad un Nabi, Winter... Read More

Move Your Lips, Dammit!

Hey girlfriend! If there’s one thing I’d like you to do for me It’s... Read More

Why I Love the Ida Institute

The Ida Institute is an organization for hearing healthcare professionals, which is something I’m... Read More

People with Hearing Loss Have a Secret

I’ve got a secret and if you have any degree of hearing loss, you’re... Read More

Hearing Devices: When to Take ‘Em Off or Leave ‘Em On

Some people tear off their hearing devices as soon as they walk through their... Read More

ACCEPTANCE OF HEARING LOSS

Best of 2017: Stupid Hearing Loss Questions to Ask Yourself

In this final month of the year, we at Hearing Health Matters are posting... Read More

Taking the Scary Out of Hearing the Holidays

Uh-oh. The holiday season is coming. Halloween, Thanksgiving, Remembrance Day, Milad un Nabi, Winter... Read More

Got Hearing Loss? Go Where the HoHs Are!

(Note: HoH = Hard Of Hearing = Slang acronym for a person with hearing loss.)... Read More

What a HoH Believes

   HoH = Hard of Hearing = Person with Hearing Loss   I’m a... Read More

How to Tell / What to Do If I’m Not Hearing You

“You have hearing loss? Really!? You speak so well!” (Because my mommy taught me.)... Read More

COMMUNICATING WITH HEARING LOSS

Arguing About Hearing Loss

“Ex-CUSE me?  I most certainly do not!” ”Why are you raising your voice….and what... Read More

What a HoH Needs to Know (to Explain Hearing Loss)

Note:  Person with hearing loss = hard of hearing person = HoH   She... Read More

Move Your Lips, Dammit!

Hey girlfriend! If there’s one thing I’d like you to do for me It’s... Read More

A HoH’s Credo

When I was young and went to church more regularly than I do now,... Read More

No(ah), No(ah) – It’s Too Loud!

In hindsight, we should have picked the movie about the spelling bee over the... Read More