Having hearing loss makes a lot of things difficult for many people. However, there are some amazing athletes who have made it all the way to the big leagues by not letting their hearing loss hold them back.
Longtime hearing aid user and owner of Hearcare Hearing has been helping others hear better for more than 14 years now.
Today, social movements are much different than they were in the past. With the widespread use of technology, social campaigns can reach more people than ever before and form an online community around an issue through the use of blogs, Twitter, Facebook and other social media sites.
Living with hearing loss can be a challenge, especially if you've been recently diagnosed and are still learning some of the best coping and thriving methods for you.
Students from National Technical Institute for the Deaf work to bridge barriers for individuals with disabilities.
Manatee Hearing & Speech Center, which has two locations in Bradenton and one in Sun City Center, has been providing Bradenton and the surrounding community with high-quality hearing health care and hearing loss solutions since 1974.
Captions are words displayed on a video screen that display spoken words or narrate sounds in order to make the video accessible to those who are deaf or hard of hearing.
The Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 was a paramount movement for workers in the U.S. as it established clear guidelines, standard protections and safety regulations for employers to follow to keep employees safe in the workplace.
There has been much recent research about how loud music can damage hearing, whether it's from attending multiple concerts with protecting your hearing or playing music too loudly through your headphones.
We seldom associate hearing loss with fun, but many popular recreational activities put people at risk for noise-induced hearing loss if they aren't properly protected.
Professional Hearing Services, Inc., in Indianapolis has been a strong presence in the community since 1983.
Much more public attention is being paid to the troubling issue of noise-induced hearing loss, which has become especially relevant with the rise of sophisticated mp3 players, iPods and the widespread use of headphones and accessibility to loud music.
Sound occurs when the complex system inside our ears picks up vibrations in the air, which our brains interpret as the birds chirping, clacking keys on a computer and roaring traffic.
Healthy Hearing rounds up its segment on featured bloggers and authors with a comprehensive list.
Unlike other forms of pollution, which often prompt visible effects, noise pollution is invisible and thus less noticeable.
Hearing Associates focuses on providing compassionate care to individual patients with a focus on the patient as a whole person.
Healthy Hearing rounds out its featured author series with a focus on writer, mother and public speaker, Karen Putz.
Healthy Hearing features two bloggers who invite readers into their life with hearing loss and a service dog.
Oticon's latest hearing aid release allows for a mid-line price range with complete customization.
Healthy Hearing highlights two websites providing individuals with news and product releases impacting the Deaf world.
Family Hearing Services, Inc. serves the general Elko, Nev., region with individually-focused care so patients can find the best solution for their hearing loss.
Katherine Bouton discusses how hearing loss impacted her professional life and why it was so important to her book.
Healthy Hearing takes a look at bloggers who are busy juggling their professional lives and their hearing loss.
New study on mice shows how sensory hair cells can help protect ears from age-related and noise-induced hearing loss.