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Hearing Loss – Getting By With A Little Help

We were invited to dinner at friend’s house the other night. Our job was to bring the wine. We were treated to a lovely salmon dinner, a corn and red pepper salad with lime dressing, a tomato salad and ice cream and cookies for desert. Delightful food, good friends, some fine wine, what a lovely… Read more »

South Palm Beach County Chapter Meeting – Friday, May 19

Everyone is Welcome at Chapter Meetings… Please Bring a Friend or Family Member! Is it time to renew your membership in HLAA – South Palm Beach County Chapter? If yes, or you are not sure, please reply to and an application will be sent to you. Thank you!

Hearing Loss – The Visible You!

How many people know about your hearing loss? Your family? Friends? You’re primary care doctor? Your dentist? When people call you on the phone, do you tell them you have trouble hearing?  Let’s face it, most of us with hearing issues are loathed to admit we have a problem. Everyone wants to think they are… Read more »

Sarasota Monthly Chapter Meeting! Wednesday, May 10th 2017

Wednesday, May 10th at 1:30 pm North Sarasota Library Meeting Room 2801 Newton Blvd. Sarasota, Florida Our May 2017 meeting will feature Valerie Stafford-Mallis. Stay for refreshments and social time! Valerie Stafford-Mallis, has been a member of the Sarasota/Manatee Chapter of HLAA since 2012. She is late-deafened and uses bi-lateral cochlear implants to access sound.… Read more »

Forget Me Not – My Hearing Aids!

Last week, I was part way through my morning walk when I realized I had forgotten to put in my hearing aids. You’d think that a woman who can’t hear might remember to put in her aids, but the truth is, I get distracted and left the house without them. At first, I didn’t notice.… Read more »