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  • Living

    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
Life Will Be More Fun, and 3 Other Reasons My Parent Should Get Hearing Aids

Life Will Be More Fun, and 3 Other Reasons My Parent Should Get Hearing Aids

If I could talk to my dad today to try and convince him to buy the new hearing aid and rejoin life, what would I tell him?
What’s in a Name?

What’s in a Name?

Many terms are used to describe us, including deaf, hard of hearing, hearing impaired, Deaf, late-deafened, oral, signing deaf, and speaking deaf.
Hats Off to HLAA.

Hats Off to HLAA.

An insider’s look at the Hearing Loss Association of America’s annual convention.
On Being a Teen with Hearing Loss

On Being a Teen with Hearing Loss

As soon as I got home my mom took me onto our back porch, where a bird was singing. I had never heard that noise before.

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