OTC Gets My OK!

The topic of Over-the-Counter (OTC) hearing aids is of intense personal and professional interest to me.  However, I’m Canadian and our hearing loss advocacy on OTC is years behind that of our American colleagues. But I don’t feel qualified to write about the issue from the consumer point of view because, quite frankly, like many…

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Are You Stressed About Tinni-Cusis?

I have a confession to make. After a lifetime of hearing loss and two years of head noise I still get stressed about it. To be honest, it’s mostly about the tinnitus and hyperacusis.  I look back to the days before head noise, when I was “just” severely hard of hearing and think, “Wow, life…

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