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How Can Better Hearing Improve Your Relationships?

In Communication, Family & Relationships, Hearing Health, Hearing Loss, Hearing Loss Treatment, Research by Kevin Dee, BC-HIS

Hearing loss can be challenging to navigate and may make you feel isolated. It is important to know that you are not alone and that hearing loss is more common than you think.  According to the National Institute of Health, 1 in 8 people in the United States (age 12 and above) experience impaired hearing. Reduced ability to hear significantly …

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Communication with Hearing Loss

In Communication, Hearing Health, Hearing Loss by Kevin Dee, BC-HIS

One area of difficulty for people living with hearing loss is communication with friends and loved ones. Conversation can be strained, especially when you have to ask people to repeat words or phrases, and it can be even more difficult depending on your location. Homes can be quieter environments, but ambient sound can definitely present a challenge. Restaurants and bars …