How I REALLY Feel (About My Hearing Devices)

I have written in glowing terms about my hearing aids and sound processors. How... Read More

Ways to Say “I Love You” to a Person with Hearing Loss

This morning, the Hearing Husband looked at me and said I love you. I... Read More

Looking at My Hearing Loss with New Eyes

As a teenager with hearing loss, I often wondered “Why me?” It’s tough enough... Read More

Random Thoughts on Drinks, Dementia, Hearing Loss and Tinnitus

(Note: I’ve adapted this blog from my 2016 article, Drinks, Dementia and Hearing Loss.... Read More

“I Wannabe a Hearing Person”: The Rant

Ask me how my summer has been, and I will be honest: it’s been... Read More


Do You Have Any Hearing Loss Relationship “Complaints”?

Regardless of who you live with, if one of you has hearing loss, communication... Read More

Do You Have an Inspirational Hearing Loss Quote?

If you were to Google “inspiring words about hearing loss”, not much is going... Read More

What Kind of Person with Hearing Loss Are You?

We’re not all the same, you know. You can’t assume that if you know... Read More

When You Can’t Hear Nature’s Sounds

Have you ever gone on a walk and wondered what, because of your hearing... Read More

I Can’t Hear Small Children!

Finally, the months of not seeing the grandchildren were coming to an end. There... Read More


Diary of a Mad Hearing Aid User

Recently, my HearingHealthMatters colleague Dr. Bob Martin wrote a post with a suggestion for his... Read More

What You SHOULD Say to People with Hearing Loss

Recently several articles on what NOT to say to deaf people have been floating on... Read More

Hearing The Nuances of Sound

Have you seen that video on social media where a young boy with color... Read More

Unheard Melodies Can Still Be Sweet

Editor’s Note:  This week, I am delighted to welcome as guest blogger Katherine Bouton is the... Read More

The Pains of “Pardon Me?”

Everybody asks for things to be repeated. Whether you can hear people whispering in... Read More