Image by Rishi Singh from Pixabay While visiting my family over the holidays, hearing loss was a strong theme throughout. I live overseas
Image by StockSnap from Pixabay Another doctor’s appointment and I’m sitting in the waiting area. I’m a little nervous. I take a breath.
Approaching the coffee shop my friend asks me, “Where do you want to sit?” She is supportive of my communication
I am always interested in talking to people with different types of hearing loss, to learn about their lives and
Image by vivienviv0 from Pixabay ‘First posted on Inclusive Communication Services and reposted here with permission.’ The holiday season is a time to
Photo by Gustavo Fring from Pexels My heart was pounding, my stomach was churning. I was glancing at my phone
Participants with worse hearing ‘show substantial relief at not being obliged to attend challenging social gatherings’.
Unfortunately, through the two layers of face-coverings, her speech reached my ear as a series of unintelligible scrambled tones and fragments of muffled words.
Image by Gabriele Lässer from Pixabay The Spanish government has started to relax lockdown restrictions aimed at curbing the spread of coronavirus. In