Persevere (The Hard of Hearing Fencer)

I am delighted to welcome this guest post by Jennifer Gibson. She is passionate about sports, especially fencing, and in this article she explains that it takes more than a sharp sword to overcome communication obstacles. By Jennifer Gibson Growing up with a severe hearing loss taught me a lot of hard lessons and in…

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My First Hearing Loss Hero – Cindy Gordon

I remember the first moment I saw her.  It was hard not to notice her as she mingled at coffee break with other conference attendees who were mostly seniors – she was holding a baby. As she walked towards me, I didn’t know that an amazing woman was about to give me two gifts –…

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