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triangle image with long point aimed at the text - used for emphasis   Factsheets
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Newsletters

2009

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Fact Sheets

diamond shaped graphic  The Basics
Definitions: Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing
Facts on Hearing Loss & Hearing Loss In Children
 
diamond shaped graphic  Assistive Listening Devices
Assistive Listening Devices
How to Select a Hearing Aid
 
diamond shaped graphic  Money Issues
Hearing Aid Funding Information For Low Income Children and Adults
Hearing Aid Insurance for Federal Employees and Federal Health Plans
 
diamond shaped graphic  Hearing Aid Maintenance
How to Take Care of Your Hearing Aid
 
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Advocacy Materials from FamilyVoices.org

Fact Sheets by Number

Fact Sheet #1 - How to Select a Hearing Aid

Fact Sheet #2 - Definitions: Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing
Fact Sheet #3 - Hearing Aid Funding Information For Low Income Children and Adults
Fact Sheet #4 - Facts on Hearing Loss & Hearing Loss In Children
Fact Sheet #5 - How to Take Care of Your Hearing Aid
Fact Sheet #6 - Assistive Listening Devices
Fact Sheet #8 - Advocacy Materials from FamilyVoices.org
Fact Sheet #9 - Hearing Aid Insurance for Federal Employees and Federal Health Plans
Fact Sheet #10 - Hearing Loss in Delaware
 
horizontal triangle pointing to text   14 Feb 2014 - New Stats on Deaf / HOH Employment

horizontal triangle pointing to text  A Guide to Prevention and Treatment of Hearing Loss

Obama Signs New Communications and Video Accessibility Law

Finding Hearing Aid Compatible Cell Phones

How to Write an Advocacy Letter

Do you know of current deaf or hard of hearing mainstreamed athletes?

DeafDigest/DeafSportZine maintains a web site at www.deafdigest.com/mainstream.htm to honor current mainstreamed athletes that play varsity sports for their high school teams.

If you know of any current mainstreamed athletes in your locale please e-mail barry@deafdigest.com so they could be added to this web site. If you see corrections that need to be made, please e-mail barry@deafdigest.comalso. Thank you!

Click Deaf Twins Hear First Sounds - with cochlear implants.

Teen Support Network Forming

Know of a teen who would like to develop friendships with other teens with a hearing loss? Then contact the Hearing Loss Assn. of Delaware (HLADE) for further information by e-mailing hlade@comcast.net or call (302) 292-3066 (V/Relay).

Delaware Association Parent's LISTSERV

Have an idea or suggestion for a new Listserv or Bulletin Board?Let us know by EMail att:hlade@comcast.net

New or Interesting Articles on Hearing Loss

Many of these articles are available by request at your local library. Where possible, links to articles are be provided. Just click on the link to see the article.

Hearing Loss Population Tops 31 Million

Hearing Aids
FM Helps Hearing Aid Users

Noise and Hearing
"How to Keep Your Hearing"
Newsweek, June 6, 2005

"Decibel Hell: Sickened by Sound, Health Effects of a Noisy World"
Environmental Health, January 2005

Severe amusia or tone deafness
Brain Journal (2002)

Is It Music to Your Ears? Cochlear Implants and Music - Advanced Bionics, March 2005     You'll need Adobe's Acrobat Reader to view this. The information on the article page 4 is most relevant to users of the Clarion cochlear implant.

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        History of Hearing Loss

diamond shaped graphic  Deaf / HOH Jokes / Cartoons (Fogeys) are shown every week at: www.deafdigest.com/davideo.html. Go there to seek at the latest cartoon.


Thank you so much for your support of Hearing Loss Association of Delaware (HLADE).

We offer help and hope to people with hearing loss! For further information contact hlade@comcast.net or call (302) 292-3066 (V/Relay).


 
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Hearing Loss - An Issue of National Health Concern

2005 - 2008 Hearing Loss Assn. of Delaware

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