Types of Hearing Loss

A Diagram of the Ear and Hearing Structures

How We Hear

Animated Virtual Tour
Compliments of GN ReSound

Hearing Tests

How to Read an Audiogram

Hearing Loss in Newborns & Infants

Auditory Processing Disorder (APD) 

Auditory Neuropathy/Auditory Dis-synchrony

Restaurant Noise

The Effects of Untreated Hearing Loss

Why does Hearing Loss Go Undetected?

Hearing Impairment vs. Deafness

Inner Ear Balance System



iPods and MP3 Devices

Hearing Information

Library of Articles

Audiology-Related Organizations

Improving Communication When There is a Hearing Loss

Assitive Listening Devices

Aural Rehabilitation

American Sign Language


Other Related Information

Hearing Aid Information

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