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What Happens If You Suddenly Lose Your Hearing

Meandering Through A Hearing World What Happens If You Suddenly Lose Your Hearing Sudden Hearing Loss. I’ve read the stories. Perhaps you’ve suffered from SHL. Most people notice symptoms upon waking. There’s the sensation of fullness in one of your ears, as if water has flooded your ear canal. You hear a popping sound followed…

Tips for Hearing during Covid 19

Meandering Through A Hearing World Tips for Hearing during Covid 19 I had the opportunity to virtually attend Shari Eberts’s excellent presentation titled: How to Hear Better During The Pandemic. Florida Hearing Loss Association of America hosted Shari’s talk by way of a Zoom session. Captioning was available. Shari began her talk by emphasizing the…

Learn More About Hearing Loss

Meandering Through A Hearing World   In conversing with friends, I discovered we have the similar problem of how to fill our long afternoons during the pandemic. Some of these women are full of ideas and have adopted new hobbies such as reading the classics, learning a language, or ramping up their culinary skills, preparing…

Sun City Center Chapter – Secretary Position – 2020

Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) Sun City Center Chapter Secretary – 2020 Position Summary: Works alongside the Chapter Steering Committee by providing minutes for the called meetings of the Steering Committee, when scheduled. Purpose of the Position: Provide written documentations of each Chapter Steering Committee meeting. Responsibilities & Duties: Record the proceeding of Steering…

Online Meeting Schedule Dates

All at 12:30 PM unless noted   2020 May 6  HLAA Florida Beating Covid-19 Together with an HLAA Hospital Kit May 19  Dr. Kristin DesErmia Ask the Audiologist May 19  Download Slides June 10  Dr. Kristin DesErmia What’s New in Hearing Aids & Supporting Technologies July 8  Marc Dubin, Esquire Your ADA Rights During Covid-19…

All About Tinnitus

Meandering Through A Hearing World   All About Tinnitus Is a ringing, roaring, hissing, or buzzing sound in your ears driving you crazy? If so, chances are you are among the 10% of people in the United States suffering from Tinnitus, a symptom of underlying disease or hearing loss that occurs equally in men, women,…

I Deserve The Best Mask, JUST LIKE YOU

Our best-performing design yet! Two layers and a filter pocket inside! Reach out to Lynn for more info or to order yours. $15 each or for a limited time, purchase 4 and GET ONE FREE. Lynn Rousseau [email protected] Gainesville Chapter Mission To provide knowledge about living with hearing loss and accessibility rights to this with…

Why Clear Masks – With Eloise Schwarz

  Since moving to Florida, a little more than a year ago, my plan was to enjoy retirement from nursing and being away from the cold weather of Wisconsin.  Our daughter/son-in-law live here and that too was a motivator to come on down to enjoy the tropics and sunshine.  All well and good, I was…

Should Your Pandemic Puppy Be A Hearing Dog

Meandering Through A Hearing World   Coping with the threat of coronavirus isn’t easy, and to help manage the stress of these uncertain days, many people welcomed a new dog into their lives. If you suffer from hearing loss and if you are thinking of getting a dog, you might want to consider a hearing…

Miami Chapter Meeting

    Hello Miami Chapter!     This week meeting!   We will be back on the Coral Gables Activity Center ( 2 Andalusia Avenue ) the Second Saturday of each month from 10 am to 12 pm.   See you this saturday, January 11th at 10 am!       We are ready for 2020!  …

THE ADA AND YOU

Meandering Through A Hearing World THE ADA AND YOU If you suffer from hearing loss, you might wonder how the law protects you. In 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was passed, making it illegal to discriminate against anyone with a disability. Initially the law only protected those who were deaf, but in 2008,…

Are Hearing and Emotions Connected?

Meandering Through A Hearing World   Scientists are studying the emotional wellbeing of those with hearing loss for good reason. It is possible to lose the ability to hear the underlying emotional meaning of sounds. This may sound odd, because if you hear normally, you automatically pick up the emotional aspect of sound. Think of…
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