Blogging about hearing loss

In the US, hearing loss to some extent impacts 20 percent of the entire populace, or 48 million individuals. On average, therefore, one out of every five people you meet may have hearing loss.

For those of you who genuinely want to comprehend the condition—or that suffer from hearing loss themselves and would like some personal perspective—there’s no greater resource than learning from individuals currently living with diminished hearing.

The following is our list of the top personal blogs on life with hearing loss.

Speak Up Librarian

Sarah, the writer of the blog, is a librarian trying to create a more easily accessible, communication-friendly world. In her blog, she recounts her experience of coming to terms with hearing loss and adjusting to living with hearing aids. Making use of humor and personal narratives, her goal is that people can learn about hearing loss while benefiting from many of the resources she’s discovered throughout the years.

Top Posts

My Last Day of Blissful Ignorance or How It All Began

Speak Up Librarian is Born

A Whole New World

Grand Piano Passion

Grand Piano Passion is “an online oasis of articles, essays, and original videos for studying the piano as an adult, making music despite hearing loss, and claiming your passion, whatever it may be.”

Top Posts

Veteran Plays Piano Despite Suicide Bomber Attack

Top 5 Tips for Wearing Hearing Aids and Making Music

Hearing Health Affirmations from a Singer

Hear 2 Work

This blog is committed to helping people to manage hearing loss on the job. Tracey, the author of Hear 2 Work, has been working with increasing hearing loss for the past 20 years. Along the way, she’s learned several tips that she’s passing on to her audience.

Top Posts

Disclosing your hearing loss at work

Tips on managing phones

Lorraine Gailey: Supporting adults with hearing loss

Living With Hearing Loss

Shari Eberts, the creator of Living With Hearing Loss, is a hearing health promoter, regularly writing and speaking on the matter and striving to put a stop to the stigma associated with hearing loss and wearing hearing aids.

She started the blog to serve as an outlet for her own experiences with hearing loss as well as to establish a network for people coping with comparable issues.

Top Posts

Hearing Loss – Know The Facts

Shouldn’t There Be A Law Against Second-Hand Noise?

Breaking the Stigma of Hearing Loss – The Who, What, Why and How

The Invisible Disability and Me

The Invisible Disability and Me is a blog about the author’s personal experiences with significant hearing loss. The blog strives to raise awareness of hearing loss, explain how to detect the early symptoms, and reveal the charities and organizations that can help.

Top Posts

Coping with Silence

My Hearing Loss Journey

The Effects of Hearing Loss

What did we miss? If you have any personal blogs or hearing-related websites you’d like to recommend, include them in a comment below.