The Silver (Hearing) Lining to 2020 (Annus Horribilis)

As much as we would like to forget it, 2020 will be talked and written about for a long time. It was simply annus horribilis—the horrible year. People with hearing loss (PWHL) didn’t have it any worse than anyone else who was separated from loved ones or who suffered economic hardship or who ran out…

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Hearing Loss and COVID-19: The Ultimate Game of Trust

  By Bowen Tang   Imagine if you are no longer able to see, hear, smell, taste, or touch. Interference with any of these senses can shake a person’s confidence in navigating their world. For people with disabilities, this is an every-day reality that has turned into a nightmare with the arrival of COVID-19. The…

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