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July 12th Rap Sarasota Chapter Rap Session!

Sarasota July Rap Session! Wednesday, July 12th 2017 Second Wednesday of each month at 1:30 pm In the summer, the Chapter conducts “Rap Sessions”. Our special Guest Speaker will be Larry Kavanaugh. The topic will be “Traveling? Don’t Forget Your HAT.” Larry shares the ways in which various Hearing Assistive Technologies help to get the… Read more »

HLAA SCC for July Meeting 2017

HLAA Sun City Center chapter meeting date will be Tuesday, July 18, 2017 (Meets every third Tuesday of the month year round) Location: St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 1239 Del Webb Blvd. Sun City Center, FL 33573 Coffee/Social – 9:15 am; Program presentation starts 9:45 am. NO RSVP IS REQUIRED Any questions? Contact Bill D. at… Read more »

Will my insurance pay for a cochlear implant?

I am eligible for a cochlear implant! But I must wait to hear if my insurance company will cover the cost of the recommended hybrid implant. I realize I’m not the only patient with medical issues and these things take time to process, but patiently standing by isn’t my style. I’m an action girl. When… Read more »

Please Protect My Ears So I Can Hear!

Fireworks are loud! People associate loud with fun. But what if that “fun” can lead to hearing loss? The vibrations from that blast wave have the potential to cause permanent damage to the delicate hair cells of the inner ear. Infants should not be exposed to fireworks at all. For people of all ages, hearing… Read more »