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    Living


    Living with hearing loss means clearing hurdles and celebrating successes every day. At home. At work. At play. Life is big. Live it. Read our stories
  • Raising

    Raising


    Raising deaf and hard of hearing children is an incredible experience, from the pain of diagnosis to the unexpected gifts these children bring into our lives. Read our stories
  • Supporting

    Supporting


    Supporting someone with hearing loss is an art. Understand the issues at work in this complex communication landscape. Read our stories
  • Learning

    Learning


    Learning strategies that make a difference for deaf and hard of hearing kids. When it comes to the classroom, it’s all about access. Read our stories
  • Facts

    Facts


    The facts about hearing loss provide a foundation for understanding the overall landscape of this new territory. Read our stories
Dating, Marriage & Hearing Loss.

Dating, Marriage & Hearing Loss.

Dating and marrying a man with profound hearing loss comes with its own set of challenges – and rewards.
Deaf and Dating? 8 Tips for a Successful Long Distance Relationship

Deaf and Dating? 8 Tips for a Successful Long Distance Relationship


Long distance relationships are not easy, and being in a long distance relationship with a deaf person can be even more challenging. 

Good communication is key in a successful relationship. When I’m with my long-distance boyfriend, it’s like a perfect little holiday. All our worries float away when we’re together creating memories! But time always flies when you’re having fun and when the day comes where you say your goodbyes, nothing can describe the heartache and tears when you won’t see them for a while.

My boyfriend and I both have hearing loss, but we’ve had a successful relationship for for nearly 3 ½ years now!

So, in honor of this month’s #HearingLossHour and the upcoming Valentine’s holiday, I thought I could share my tips!

Hearing Loss Simulator: Understanding mild and moderate hearing loss.

Hearing Loss Simulator: Understanding mild and moderate hearing loss.

We’ve put together a group of audio files that simulate what someone with sensorineural hearing loss is able to hear in specific contexts.
The Evolution of Wireless

The Evolution of Wireless

Wireless audio systems for children with hearing loss, have improved dramatically since the 1960s.

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