Hearing loss is often described as an invisible disability. It can lower a person’s quality of life, and can have
The effect of hearing loss on
Donna was first diagnosed with hearing loss and Meniere’s Disease 25 years ago. Her experience of hearing loss and treatment with hearing aids brings to you information per her personal observations. In recent years, Donna has gained experience with hearing assistive technology such as infrared and FM equipment. She also has utilized hearing aid telecoils for use with telephones and with loop systems. Donna is available for email, text, face to face discussions and group presentations.
Jeannie was born with progressive bilateral sensorineural hearing loss. The cause of this type of hearing loss or deafness lies within the inner ear. Although her loss is permanent, it was treatable with hearing aids. Having a