Move Those Lips (Please)!

Whether they realize it or not, most people read lips to some degree. People with hearing loss read lips to a large degree – almost every time they are listening to or talking with someone. It can be a shock to discover, after developing hearing loss as an adult, that your partner, children and friends…

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Explaining Us to Them

People with hearing loss often moan that ‘hearing’ people just don’t get what it’s like to have hearing loss.             They think we use sign language.             They don’t realize we need other types of visual information.             They call us from another room or start talking before we’ve tuned…

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