Author: Shari Eberts

Where are the Stock Images of People with Hearing Loss?

Have you ever looked for a stock image of someone with hearing loss? They are not easy to find..

Hearing Loss and Self-Advocacy in the Time of Covid-19

Sometimes hearing loss can feel like one long string of education and self-advocacy moments. T..

When Using A Microphone Made All The Difference

It was a reunion weekend at my alma mater. It was great to see old friends and revisit my schoo..

Does Hearing Loss Make You Sensitive To Loud Sounds?

“We can’t hear you! “Let’s make some noise!” the announcer shouts over the loudspeake..

Why You Should Find A Hearing Loss Peer Group

It is hard to understand hearing loss until you have lived it — the mental fatigue that comes..

Please Ask Me About My Hearing Loss

When I was growing up, my father never wanted to discuss his hearing loss. He was embarrassed a..

My Hearing Aids Boost My Confidence

My left ear has been acting up — increased pressure from seasonal allergies led to excess flu..

How to Handle Hearing Loss in the Workplace

It was my first meeting with the new CEO of a large retail company and he was clearly under t..

Getting Your Family On Your Hearing Loss Team

It feels like we talk about it all the time. “Please face me so I can hear you,” or “Ca..