THE BLOG

Importance of Hearing Loss Education

The path to acceptance   Nelson Mandela once said: “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” I found out quickly […]

Read More
Hearing Protection: Why Employees Might Not Comply

I love Safety Conventions. The best part is always the walk-about through the Exhibit Hall. It is generally disappointing, yet intriguing, to see how little […]

Read More
Noise-induced Hearing Loss

Excessively loud sound is poison to the ears. That’s a medical fact, even if we do not like to acknowledge it. Every noise insult counts. […]

Read More
Hearing Loss: From Emotional Quagmire to New Life Mission

Regardless of how or where one comes by it, hearing loss is fraught with emotions—an unappreciated fact that takes many by surprise. It almost got […]

Read More
New Year! Let’s Hear it For the Ear

Some thoughts for a hearing-smart 2016 for all… No more denying hearing loss Denial wears on the person who is affected by hearing loss as […]

Read More
Places of Worship as Ear-danger Zones? Take Hearing Protection!

When I was singing in our parish church, my uncle Henry often admonished me that “it does not have to be beautiful but it must […]

Read More
Hearing Loss: A Lot to be Grateful For in Spite of the Challenges

Although Thanksgiving comes but once a year, every day should be a day of Thanks. Among all of the challenges that people with hearing loss […]

Read More
Hearing Loss: Noise Abated Power Tools.

How loud are they—still? During a presentation, a gentleman shared that his “Honey-do” lists actually contributed quite a bit to his hearing challenges. He blamed […]

Read More
Noise-Induced Hearing Loss: An Invisible – But Costly Injury

Following is an article that I wrote for the Manufacturers Alliance Newsletter  – the MA Insider , September 2015    https://www.mfrall.com/newsletters   I always had […]

Read More
Hearing Loss Challenge: Maintaining Quality of Life

An enviable state of balance Although the notion of quality-of-life means something different to everybody, it is tied to the various components of wellness and […]

Read More