• Noise is Difficult to Define0

    Editor: Is it just me or are we suddenly being inundated with articles on noise and its effect on hearing loss? It seems that I see a related article at least once a week! I guess that’s good, if it means people are becoming aware of noise’s potential to damage hearing. Here’s a great article

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  • Hearing loss and facts0

    Hearing loss is a severe health condition that is affecting a lot of people. It is estimated that about 20% of people in the United States of America are suffering from this condition. There are many factors that cause loss of hearing and one of them is age. At the age of 65, statistics have

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  • Can Erectile Dysfunction lead to Hearing Loss0

    Can Erectile Dysfunction lead to Hearing Loss? Let's find out All men suffering from Erectile Dysfunction (ED) have received a helping hand from the medical community which is doing a stupendous job by selling drugs like Chiclets to aid men cure their problems. Escalating the demand further are the media blitz showing elderly cute couples

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  • Court Decision May Lead to Better Accommodations for People with Disabilities0

    Court Decision May Lead to Better Accommodations for People with Disabilities Editor: You probably know of the great work that’s been done on movie captioning and other accommodations in the last few years by John Waldo. We’ve certainly tried to keep you informed. Here’s a letter from John regarding a court decision that he believes

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  • People with Hearing Loss Suffer Housing Discrimination0

    People with Hearing Loss Suffer Housing Discrimination Editor: We know that people with hearing loss suffer discrimination in a variety of situations, but I think this is the first time I’ve seen information about discrimination in housing. Here’s the report from the Equal Rights Center. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ August 2012 A report released today by the Equal

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  • Movie Theaters to Provide Neck Loops for People with Hearing Loss0

    Movie Theaters to Provide Neck Loops for People with Hearing Loss By John Waldo August 2012 As many of you know, the Arizona Attorney General’s Office and the Arizona Center for Disability Law recently entered into a settlement with Cinemark movie theaters under which Cinemark agreed to provide assistive listening neck loops that are compatible

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