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Volume 8

Why Asking Someone to Repeat Themselves is OK

It’s OK to ask for repeats – without apology and without shame. It’s part of our hearing loss toolkit. People in our lives want to communicate with us, and communication is a two-way street.

Volume 6

My Uneasy Truce with Tinnitus

While there are many causes of tinnitus and scientists aren’t quite sure how it works, and therefore can’t give us a cure, there are ways to “wrestle” it to a truce.

Volume 3

Audiology and Acceptance

While there may be many things in life worth complaining about, Peter Stelmacovich explains why his hearing loss isn’t one of them.

Volume 2

Names…My Greatest Nightmare

Peter give us some insight into a particular issue faced by people with hearing loss in his latest column entry called, “Names…My Greatest Nightmare.”

What a HoH Needs to Know (Words to Explain Hearing Loss)

Gael Hannan wonders if people with hearing loss have unrealistic expectations with friends and love ones when it comes to remembering their communication challenges.

Volume 1

Adults and CAPD

Kim Tillery is often asked if she evaluates adults with CAPD. The next question is what can be done to assist the adult and why was an evaluation for CAPD provided?