Entries by cmartin

Hearing loss and the holidays

Too often, people with hearing loss withdraw socially and experience sadness—even symptoms of depression—during the holidays. If you’re hosting a holiday party or Thanksgiving this year, consider these 4 tips to help ensure that your friends and family stay involved in the festivities: Be attentive: Stay vigilant if you see that a family member or friend […]

Navigating your next doctor’s appointment

For most people, making a doctor’s appointment is a simple procedure.  But if you have hearing loss or hearing impairment, it can be a real challenge.  If you follow these four steps, you’ll ensure your next doctor’s appointment goes smoothly: 1. Get to know your doctor’s hospital or office When registering with a new primary care […]