When Yer Talkin’ to a HoH…

When people with hearing loss gather together—like 1500 of them—you’d think it would be noisy.  Loud voices talking over each other, yelling what?! or pardon?! In some ways, however, we are a quieter crowd than an equivalent number of hearing people. If more than one person talks at a time, we don’t understand anybody, so we…

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The Power of the Hard of Hearing Bodybuilder

Editor’s Note: This week, I’m pleased to offer this powerful story from Jonathan Nicoll, a teacher,  a natural bodybuilder, and a positive thinker extraordinaire! Jonathan, a Canadian, was diagnosed at age 5 with severe to profound sensorineural hearing loss and wears bilateral digital behind-the ear hearing aids.  He is a teacher of deaf and hard…

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