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How not to teach your girlfriend about deafness

How not to teach your girlfriend about deafness

What are the best ways to teach your loved ones about hearing loss?  Gianluca Trombetta, a HearingLikeMe contributor who has moderately severe hearing loss, presented an entertaining  monologue at  a BBC Ouch Storytelling Live event last month, sharing his experiences on what has worked.. and what hasn’t. 

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Teens with Hearing Loss: How to be an advocate for your education

Teens with Hearing Loss: How to be an advocate for your education

Finding out what works best for you in school can be frustrating. It's hard to pinpoint what accommodations help classroom learning. Here are my tips:

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Ask Anna: Is there an easier way to change hearing aid batteries?

Ask Anna: Is there an easier way to change hearing aid batteries?

My mother has arthritis and has a hard time changing her hearing aid batteries herself. Is there a better solution?

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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.

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My Brother Has Hearing Loss.

My Brother Has Hearing Loss.

Bobby lives life in the shadow of his brother’s disability, and does so with amazing grace.

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