Pity the Partner of a Person with Hearing Loss

Do you live in a mixed marriage or relationship – where one person has typical hearing and the other has hearing loss? How’s that working out for you? For years, I have been writing about my Hearing Husband. (His given name is Doug, but he responds reasonably well to “Hearing Husband”.) The man has supported…

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How Does Your Hearing Spouse Rate?

If you have hearing loss, do you wish that your partner did, as well?  Communication would still have its challenges, but at least the frustration wouldn’t include “you don’t understand what I’m going through”. It would be more like, “if you can’t hear me through walls, what makes you think I can?”   I’m in a…

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