Communication, Holidays

Hearing Loss and Covid

Hearing Loss and COVID-Distanced Holidays

By Ralph D Thomas / November 23, 2020 / Comments Off on Hearing Loss and COVID-Distanced Holidays

Virtual technology for communication access People with hearing challenges tend to dread the Holiday Season, the peak socializing time of the year. It is a frustrating and even depressing time when many feel excluded from conversations and activities as they struggle to hear and understand in noisy places.  However, new ways of communicating might actually…

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Hearing Loss? The Mutual Gift of Holiday Communication

By Ralph D Thomas / December 17, 2019 / Comments Off on Hearing Loss? The Mutual Gift of Holiday Communication

The Season of Inclusion For those with hearing loss, the Jolly Holiday Season poses many communication problems. People typically feel left out when trying to socialize with family and friends. Conversations that are carried out at dizzying speeds against background noise still challenge even the best of hearing aids. Listening and understanding become tiresome chores. …

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