Living and Learning Deaf Culture

Living and Learning Deaf Culture

No culture is a monolith, including the Deaf community. Most people, however, want to communicate. Humans have an innate drive…

Healthy Headphone Use: How Loud and How Long?

Healthy Headphone Use: How Loud and How Long?

As our society and culture become more connected through technology, the use of headphones has increased. Headphones allow people to…

Good hearing essential to physical and emotional well-being

Good hearing essential to physical and emotional well-being

Harvard Health Blog For many years, it was clear that my father was becoming hard of hearing. Normally gregarious and…

Hear Ye! Hear Ye!

Hear Ye! Hear Ye!

The social and cognitive importance of hearing well Our hearing, they say, is the first thing to go as we…

Research unlocking secrets of the inner ear and hearing loss

Research unlocking secrets of the inner ear and hearing loss

Source: University of Virginia School of Medicine whatdoctorsknow.com The ability to discern pitch — to hear the difference between “cat,”…