Hearing Loss Sitemap - Page 10 2014-06-14

Deaf Churches - About Deaf Churches and Where to Find Them
Frequently asked questions about deaf churches.

Religion - Religious Sign Language and Deaf Churches
Frequently asked questions about worship

Sign Language - Frequently Asked Questions About Sign Language
Frequently asked questions about sign language

Abuse - Abuse of Deaf Children and Adults
Help available for deaf children and adults who have been abused.

Deaf Drug Abusers - Help for Deaf Drug and Alcohol Abusers
Frequently asked questions about deafness and drug abuse

Deaf Summer Camps - Summer Camps for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children
Frequently asked questions about summer camps

Sign Language Interpreting Organizations - Organizations for Sign Language Interpreters
Frequently asked questions about interpreting organizations

Cochlear Implants - Not Qualifying for a Cochlear Implant
Answers the question, who is not a candidate for a cochlear implant.

Hearing Aid Batteries - What to Do if a Hearing Aid Battery is Swallowed
Explains what happens if a hearing aid battery is swallowed and what to do.

Health - Frequently Asked Questions on Health and Disabilities in the Deaf Community
Health, multiple disabilities, and social services in the deaf community.

Children With Unilateral Deafness - How to Help Children With Unilateral Deafness
How do you help a child who is deaf in one ear? What is it like to be deaf in just one ear? About.com visitors discuss the experience of unilateral deafness.

Sign Language in Commercials - Television Ads with Sign Language
Answers a question about commercials with sign language

Ear Injury - Foreign Objects in the Ear and Ear Injuries - Perforated or Punctured Eardrums
Ear injuries caused by foreign objects such as cotton swabs or small toys can perforate or puncture the eardrum and cause hearing loss.

Letter A
Letter A in American Sign Language

Statue of liberty next to flag with stars with names of famous deaf people.
Statue of liberty representing Deaf President Now movement, next to flag with stars representing famous deaf people.

Hearing Dog at the Mall
Picture of a hearing dog at work at a shopping mall.

National Technical Institute for the Deaf Wall Art
Examples of art on the walls of the tunnels at the Rochester Institute of Technology/National Technical Institute for the Deaf

National Technical Institute for the Deaf Summer Vestibule Signs
National Technical Institute for the Deaf Summer Vestibule Program (SVP) signs from 1969 to 2002.

Med-El - Profile of Cochlear Implant Manufacturer Med-El
Profile of the Med-El company that makes cochlear implants.

Education of deaf children including schooling, schools for the deaf, and colleges
Education of deaf children, including schooling, schools for the deaf, and colleges.

Personal experiences with being hard of hearing, progressing towards deafness
Personal experiences with being hard of hearing and progressing towards deafness.

Parenting hard of hearing children
Parenting hard of hearing children, including resources.

Cochlear Implants - Tammy Gets an Implant
The Tammy Gets an Implant serial follows a deaf adult who decides to get a cochlear implant, through surgery and rehabilitation.

Cochlear Implants - Views
Perspectives on cochlear implants, including the "controversy."

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Frequently asked questions about quizzes and puzzles on deafness

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Frequently asked questions about deaf theater.

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Frequently asked questions about sign language linguistics

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Frequently asked questions about Marlee Matlin

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Frequently asked questions about deaf pets

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Frequently asked questions about resources for deaf families

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Frequently asked questions about discussion forums

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Frequently asked questions about mental health services

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Frequently asked questions about multiple disabilities that include deafness and hearing loss

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Frequently asked questions about news in the deaf community

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Frequently asked questions about religion

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Frequently asked questions about end of life services.

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Frequently asked questions about statewide resources for deaf/hoh

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Information and resources on deaf and hard of hearing African Americans.

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Frequently asked questions about deaf groups such as african american, asian american, hispanic american

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Frequently asked questions about subcultures

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Frequently asked questions about elderly deaf

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Frequently asked questions about hospice services

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Frequently asked questions about deaf senior citizens

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Frequently asked questions about deaf women.

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Frequently asked questions about employment

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Frequently asked questions about deaf holidays

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Frequently asked questions about hispanic or latino deaf

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Frequently asked questions about sign language fonts

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Frequently asked questions about mobile communication for the deaf and hard of hearing

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Frequently asked questions about deaf history.

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Frequently asked questions about HIV/AIDS

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Frequently asked questions about infant hearing screening

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Frequently asked questions about deaf native americans

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Frequently asked questions about famous deaf people

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Frequently asked questions about lipreading or speechreading

Clothing Signs
Enough of you liked the mini-glossary on food signs that I created another one, this one is on clothing. I'll be using it myself this winter, to remember how to sign the word "sweater."...

New Addition to Literary Corner
A new poem has been added to the Literary Corner, "Being Deaf" by Jessica Kluss. Additional contributions to the Literary Corner are welcomed....

Odyssey: Bullying
Odyssey magazine (published by the Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center) had a special issue on Bullying last spring. It can be downloaded online. An excellent resource for parents, teachers, and schools that have deaf and hard of hearing children....

Odyssey: Bullying
Odyssey magazine (published by the Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center) had a special issue on Bullying last spring. It can be downloaded online. An excellent resource for parents, teachers, and schools that have deaf and hard of hearing children....

Mental health treatment homes for deaf people, including children and teens
Mental health treatment homes for deaf people, including children and teenagers.

Features


TTYs
TTYs have made telephone communication possible for deaf and hard of hearing people.

Balance
Definition of balance.

State mental health services for deaf and hard of hearing people
Examples of state mental health services for deaf and hard of hearing people.

TV Program Appearances - Deaf Actors and Actresses on Television
Deaf actors appearing on television programs.

Santa Claus sign in American Sign Language
Sign for Santa Claus in American Sign Language

About Deafness Archives Updated
Just updated the About Deafness Archives, an archive of past About Deafness (formerly Silent Web) newsletters....

Deaf Education Programs
Deaf Education Programs, Deafness / Hard of Hearing, Have you been dreaming of becoming a teacher of the deaf? There are specialized

No, I Don't Have a Hearing Problem
No, I Dont Have a Hearing Problem, Deafness / Hard of Hearing, It is common for people who are losing their hearing - both young people and

Contact Me on AIM
Contact Me on AIM

Louis Frisino
Louis Frisino

Presbycusis
Presbycusis

Erastus (Deaf) Smith
Erastus (Deaf) Smith

Helen Keller
Helen Keller

Back to School
Back to School

Next President of Gallaudet...Who?
Next President of Gallaudet...Who?

Gallaudet Announces Three Finalists for President
Gallaudet Announces Three Finalists for President

Do You Care Who the Next Gally President Is? Join GallyNet-L
Do You Care Who the Next Gally President Is? Join GallyNet-L

Deaf Community Reacts to Ron Stern
Deaf Community Reacts to Ron Stern

Deaf Community Reacts to Jane Fernandes
Deaf Community Reacts to Jane Fernandes

Fernandes Vs. Stern: Brief Facts
Fernandes Vs. Stern: Brief Facts

Gallaudet Announces New President
Gallaudet Announces New President

Any Positive Stories About Fernandes?
Any Positive Stories About Fernandes?

Hearing World's Reaction to Gallaudet Events
Hearing World's Reaction to Gallaudet Events

Just Being Deaf is Not Enough
Just Being Deaf is Not Enough

Ordering at Starbucks, No Sign
Ordering at Starbucks, No Sign

Unity for Gallaudet - Just the Facts, Please
Unity for Gallaudet - Just the Facts, Please

Just the Facts, Please
Just the Facts, Please

Just the Facts, Please
Just the Facts, Please

Just the Facts, Please
Just the Facts, Please

Jordan Video Gaffe
Jordan Video Gaffe

Polarized Deaf Community
Polarized Deaf Community

It Is All About Communication
It Is All About Communication

Should Board of Trustees Member Know Sign?
Should Board of Trustees Member Know Sign?

Gallaudet Protestors Seek Pro Bono Help
Gallaudet Protestors Seek Pro Bono Help

Origins of "Not Deaf Enough"
Origins of

Patti Durr on Gallaudet in Democrat and Chronicle
Patti Durr on Gallaudet in Democrat and Chronicle

Gallaudet Protest Blog Posts Subcategory
Gallaudet Protest Blog Posts Subcategory

Playing the Race Card Too?
Playing the Race Card Too?

Ridor in the Washington Post, and a Letter Too
Ridor in the Washington Post, and a Letter Too

People Don't Vote Against Their Friends
People Don't Vote Against Their Friends

Row, Row The Boat Right...Or Else
Row, Row The Boat Right...Or Else

What's Wrong With Just Saying Deaf?
What's Wrong With Just Saying Deaf?

FSSA Publishes Booklet
FSSA Publishes Booklet

Gallaudet Protest, Round 2?
Gallaudet Protest, Round 2?

Knowing When to Give Up
Knowing When to Give Up

Return of Tent City - Right Concept, Wrong Tactics?
Return of Tent City - Right Concept, Wrong Tactics?

How Far Will Gallaudet Administration Go?
How Far Will Gallaudet Administration Go?

What's In a Name?
What's In a Name?

Ongoing Gallaudet Situation
Ongoing Gallaudet Situation

Symbols and Identification
Symbols and Identification

"She Doesn't Care"


This is Going Too Far
This is Going Too Far

My Child Could Not Go to School Today
My Child Could Not Go to School Today

True Leadership
True Leadership

Another Missed Day of School
Another Missed Day of School

About Deafness Classic: Deaf Erotica
About Deafness Classic: Deaf Erotica, Deafness / Hard of Hearing, Despite the title, this article actually was about the business plans of a couple of

Signs of Turkey
Signs of Turkey

Getting Ready for Christmas
Getting Ready for Christmas

Get Lost Lessons for Deafness in Our World
An entertaining and informational e-mail course on deaf culture.

Get Lost Lessons for Deaf Around the Globe
Deaf communities around the world.

Get Lost Lessons for Cochlear Implant Info
Cochlear implants, facts and other aspects

Get Lost Lessons for Accessibility for Deaf and Hard of Hearing People
Accessibility technology and other means to make television, theaters, classrooms, and public places accessible to deaf and hard of hearing people.

Get Lost Lessons for People in Deaf History
People in Deaf History - From Alexander Graham Bell to Thomas Gallaudet

Get Lost Lessons for Employment Info for Deaf and Hearing
Employment information for deaf people and hearing people working with deaf people

Get Lost Lessons for Being an Interpreter and Using an Interpreter
Learn about interpreting and how to get or use an interpreter.

Get Lost Lessons for Your Deaf Child
Information on parenting deaf and hard of hearing children

Get Lost Lessons for Famous Deaf People
Well known deaf people living today.

Get Lost Lessons for Deaf Trivia Challenge
A daily deaf culture or heritage trivia challenge.

Get Lost Lessons for About Hearing Aids
Hearing aid basics.

Get Lost Lessons for Hearing Loss Causes
Causes of hearing loss.

Get Lost Lessons for Learn Sign Language
Sign language learning e-course for people new to sign language.

Before You Buy - Suggestions and Product Reviews on Products for Deaf and Hard of Hearing People
Before you buy gifts, TTYs, videos, books,and sign language related items, check out these suggestions.

Deafness - FAQs
An index of FAQs for the Deafness guide site.

Deafness - FAQs
An index of FAQs for the Deafness guide site.

Deafness - FAQs
An index of FAQs for the Deafness guide site.

Deafness - FAQs
An index of FAQs for the Deafness guide site.

Deafness - FAQs
An index of FAQs for the Deafness guide site.

Deafness - FAQs
An index of FAQs for the Deafness guide site.

Deafness/Hard of Hearing - FAQs
An index of FAQs for the Deafness/Hard of Hearing guide site.

Individual product reviews - reviews of products for deaf and hard of hearing people
Individual product reviews, with pros and cons for each and a final recommendation.

School Features


School Links


Deafness - TopPicks
An index of TopPicks for the Deafness guide site.

Deafness Glossary - Words and Terms Letters A to B
Deafness and hearing loss is a broad and complex topic. Here you can find short definitions for the many words and terms associated with deafness and hearing loss. The terms range from medical terms to cultural terms. Get definitions for words and terms starting with letters A through B.

AIDS and HIV in the deaf community, including resources for information and assistance
AIDS and HIV in the deaf community, including resources for information and assistance.

Archived feature articles on About Deafness/HOH, covering a particular time or place
Archived feature articles on About Deafness/HOH that cover a particular time or place.

Deafness articles and newsletters on About Deafness/HOH
Articles and newsletters on About Deafness/HOH, organized by either date or topic, and guest articles.

Deaf Education - Educating Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students
Articles on a variety of education-related deaf and hard of hearing topics.

Year by Year on About Deafness/HOH
Articles on About Deafness/HOH, year by year.

Year by Year on About Deafness/HOH
Articles on About Deafness/HOH, year by year.

Asian American Deaf People
The Asian American deaf community on the internet.

Auditory-verbal communication, a language development tool for deaf children
Auditory-verbal communication is a language development tool for deaf children.

Bilingual-bicultural communication and education for deaf children
Bilingual-Bicultural communication and education of deaf children, including charter schools

Cochlear Implant Manufacturers
Cochlear implant manufacturers

Deaf animals, including cats and dogs
Deaf animals, including cats and dogs.

Deaf Comic Strips - Comic Strips and Cartoons About Deafness
Deaf people write and draw their own comic strips, some of which have become extremely popular.

Deaf Fun
Deaf fun, such as saying deaf in multiple languages, being glad to be deaf, and celebrating halloween.

Deaf Leaders Providing Leadership in the Deaf Community
Every community has its leaders, and so does the deaf community. Profiles of people providing leadership in the deaf community.

Deaf Literature
Deaf literature, including poetry, a literary corner, books, and movies.

Deaf literature and fun
Deaf literature and fun, including poetry, a literary corner, books, and movies.

Deafness Glossary - Letters A to K
Deafness and hearing loss is a broad and complex topic. Here you can find short definitions for the many words and terms associated with deafness and hearing loss. The terms range from medical terms to cultural terms. Get definitions for words and terms starting with letters F through K.

Deafness Glossary - Words and Terms Letters L to O
Deafness and hearing loss is a broad and complex topic. Here you can find short definitions for the many words and terms associated with deafness and hearing loss. The terms range from medical terms to cultural terms. Get definitions for words and terms starting with letters L through O.

Deafness Glossary - Words and Terms Letters L to O
Deafness and hearing loss is a broad and complex topic. Here you can find short definitions for the many words and terms associated with deafness and hearing loss. The terms range from medical terms to cultural terms. Get definitions for words and terms starting with letters L through O.

Deaf senior citizens including organizations, retirement communities, and nursing homes
Deaf senior citizens, including organizations, retirement communities, and nursing homes for mature deaf people.

Deaf studies
Deaf studies is an academic field that is growing in popularity.

Demographics of hearing loss including resources for population statistics
Demographics of hearing loss, including resources for finding population statistics.

Ear basics including a glossary, ear wax, and the inner structure of the ear
Ear basics including a glossary, ear wax, and the inner structure of the ear.

Famous deaf people including Marlee Matlin, Terrylene, and Heather Whitestone
Famous deaf people, including Marlee Matlin, Terrylene, and Heather Whitestone.

Cochlear implants financing and insurance
Financing and insurance for cochlear implants.

Gallaudet Protest Blog Postings
Blog postings related to the Gallaudet Protest, that have appeared on the Deafness/Hard of Hearing blog.

Gay and lesbian deaf people.
Gay and lesbian deaf people.

Guest articles by About Deafness/HOH visitors, providing valuable information and insights
Guest articles by About Deafness/HOH visitors, providing valuable information and insights.

Hearing loss classifications including mild hearing loss, unilateral hearing loss, and types and degrees of hearing loss
Hearing loss classifications, including mild hearing loss, unilateral hearing loss, and the types and degrees of hearing loss.

Infant hearing screening, or newborn hearing screening
Infant hearing screening, or newborn hearing screening, including equipment and laws.

Deafness / Hard of Hearing, - Articles
An index of Articles for the Deafness / Hard of Hearing guide site.

Deafness / Hard of Hearing, - Articles
An index of Articles for the Deafness / Hard of Hearing guide site.

Deafness / Hard of Hearing, - Articles
An index of Articles for the Deafness / Hard of Hearing guide site.

Deafness / Hard of Hearing, - Articles
An index of Articles for the Deafness / Hard of Hearing guide site.

Deafness / Hard of Hearing, - Articles
An index of Articles for the Deafness / Hard of Hearing guide site.

Cochlear implant manufacturers
Cochlear implant manufacturers

National organizations in the deaf community
National organizations in the deaf community

Native American Deaf People
A look at deaf people who are Native American.

News in the deaf community, including resources for keeping up with what's happening
News in the deaf community, including resources for keeping up with what's happening.

Past Issues of the Silent Web Newsletter
Before it became the About Deafness/HOH newsletter, it was known as the Silent Web newsletter. Here are the archived issues.

Organizations for hard of hearing people, nationally and internationally
Organizations for hard of hearing people, nationally and internationally.

Ototoxicity and Hearing Loss
Some drugs or substances can be ototoxic and cause hearing loss.

Pidgin Signed English (PSE), a communication and language developmen tool
Pidgin Signed English, or PSE, is a language development and communication tool.

Recreation in the deaf community, including deaf magicians
Recreation in the deaf community, including deaf magicians

Deaf Schools - Schools for the Deaf in the United States - Signing and Oral Schools
Profiles of schools for the deaf in the United States. Both signing and oral schools are represented.

Signing
Sign language is a very popular communication method for both deaf and hearing people.

Signing Exact English, a language development and communication tool
Signing Exact English, known also as SEE or signed exact english, is a language development and communication tool.

Silent Web newsletters - 2000
Silent Web newsletters from the year 2000.

Silent Web - 2001
Silent Web newsletters for 2001

State agencies and commissions on deafness, serving deaf and hard of hearing populations
State agencies and commissions on deafness, serving deaf and hard of hearing populations.

Student Papers - Research Papers About Deafness
College students often utilize About.com and About Deafness as a research resource. This section showcases student papers, to benefit other researchers.

Substance Abuse and Addiction and Services for Deaf People
Substance abuse by deaf people, and the services and resources available to help them overcome addiction.

Support for cochlear implantees and those considering cochlear implants
Support for cochlear implantees and those considering cochlear implants.

Total communication, the use of sign language and oral communication together
Total Communication, the use of sign language and oral communication together.

Year by Year on About Deafness/HOH
Articles on About Deafness/HOH, year by year.

National Technical Institute for the Deaf Summer Vestibule Signs
Pictures of signs for past Summer Vestibule Programs (SVPs) at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID).