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Instagram Influencer, 19, Opens Up About Her Struggles with Hearing Loss: ‘I Felt Isolated’

By |2019-09-23T18:37:48+00:00September 23rd, 2019|Categories: Blog, Hearing, Hearing Aids, Hearing Loss|

Instagram Influencer, 19, Opens Up About Her Struggles with Hearing Loss: 'I Felt Isolated' By Jason Duaine Hahn July 19, 2019 03:34 PM The swimwear designer tells PEOPLE she felt like an outcast while wearing hearing aids as a child. For Gianna “Gigi” Caruso, the first years of her life were spent missing the little things — like [...]

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If We Treated Glasses Like Hearing Aids

By |2019-09-13T13:45:14+00:00September 12th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Hearing, Hearing Aids, Hearing Loss|

Scroll down to watch "If We Treated Glasses Like Hearing Aids" by Mat Hench. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LJog3HUITFk&feature=share&fbclid=IwAR3eMc6srtldymsGVQ3NM2aMN_XtNHrRNCVTYUHbrOySij9xfx_S8o-kTjQ     Published: June 16, 2019 on YouTube by Mat Hench

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Dancing with Hearing Loss

By |2019-09-01T01:09:09+00:00August 20th, 2019|Categories: Hearing, Hearing Loss|

Ward off depression, dementia, and social isolation through dance 16 August 2019 I have severe, longstanding hearing loss in both ears. Since childhood, I have suffered through—and often completely avoided—parties and other challenging social situations. It wasn’t until my third year in university that I discovered an extremely helpful strategy for interpersonal communication—I learned to dance. [...]

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Acknowledging the Reality of Hearing Loss

By |2019-07-16T21:46:49+00:00July 16th, 2019|Categories: Hearing|

Hearing loss isn’t something that anyone likes to face. Because of stigma, or denial or discomfort, many people don’t address their hearing loss when it first arises. In fact, the average time between when people first notice an issue with their hearing and when they seek treatment is a startling seven years! Unfortunately, the earlier hearing [...]

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