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Working with Hearing Loss

If you or someone you love is working with hearing loss, you know what a gauntlet it can feel like to remain productive and effective on the job. Not only are accommodations sometimes necessary to make sure that you can be effective, but you also need to remain protected from future harm to your hearing.  Though some employers are cognizant …

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Avoiding Hearing Tests Could Make the Problem Much Worse

Getting your hearing tested is a painless and easy process, yet too many people tend to put off these essential exams. Some are required to take tests as part of their noisy workplace environments, but for most people, the decision to get a hearing test is an individual choice.  Though it might seem like an unnecessary hassle to some, hearing …

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How Treating Hearing Loss Improves Your Relationships

If you were to poll marriage and family counseling experts about the essential features of a healthy relationship, what do you think they would say? Undoubtedly, communication would be in the top ten list, but why is that so? Our human connections are built on shared meanings and experiences of understanding one another. When we have something to express and …