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Gael Hannan: He's "hearing," I'm not. Can this marriage be saved?

Gael Hannan: He's "hearing," I'm not. Can this marriage be saved?

Fri Jul 19, 2019 03:53 PMBy Gael Hannan

In the 1950s, Ladies' Home Journal ran a popular column called "Can This Marriage Be Saved?” Real-life couples shared their perspectives on their troubled marriage and an ‘expert’ weighed in with...

Shari Eberts: How to Find the Right Audiologist for You

Shari Eberts: How to Find the Right Audiologist for You

Fri Apr 19, 2019 04:54 PMBy Shari Eberts

When my audiologist retired a year ago, I was devastated. We had invested a lot of time together to find the right programming for my hearing aids and had built a strong working relationship. She was...

Gael Hannan: Helping Your Clients Help Themselves

Gael Hannan: Helping Your Clients Help Themselves

Fri Apr 12, 2019 09:59 AMBy Gael Hannan

One of the most challenging aspects of living with hearing loss is telling other people what we need from them.  

For many people, this just doesn’t come easy, especially those who have lost their...

Gael Hannan: Who Would Lie to Their Audiologist?

Gael Hannan: Who Would Lie to Their Audiologist?

Fri Feb 22, 2019 02:07 PMBy Gael Hannan

People with hearing loss – my people – have a unique habit. It’s almost a talent except that most of aren’t as good at it as we think we are.

We bluff. We pretend to understand what’s being said, even...

Gael Hannan: Me and My Audie

Gael Hannan: Me and My Audie

Fri Jan 18, 2019 08:50 AMBy Gael Hannan

Gael Hannan is a renowned writer, humorist and public speaker on hearing loss issues. Over the past 20 years, she has created awareness campaigns, school programs and award-winning videos that help...

Shari Eberts: Make Your Audiologist Office Hearing Loss Friendly

Shari Eberts: Make Your Audiologist Office Hearing Loss Friendly

Fri Nov 16, 2018 08:45 AMBy Shari Eberts

I leaned over the receptionist desk trying to grasp the words she was mumbling into her computer. Was I to take a seat? Fill out forms? Was she talking to somebody else? I wasn’t sure. All I knew is...

Shari Eberts: Why You Should Partner with Your Patients

Shari Eberts: Why You Should Partner with Your Patients

Fri Oct 05, 2018 07:31 AMBy Shari Eberts

Shari Eberts is a hearing health advocate, writer, speaker and avid Bikram yogi. She is the founder of LivingWithHearingLoss.com, an online community for people living with hearing loss and tinnitus....

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