November / December 2011

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November / December 2011

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In This Issue . . .

Opening Up               
By Senthil Srinivasan
When Senthil decided it was time to open up about his hearing loss, he realized he was not alone. Read the whole article.

Carleigh’s Story
By Syndi Lyon
When Rod and Syndi Lyon adopted their daughter and were there at her birth when she failed the infant screening test, they had no idea what would happen next.

21st Century Connectivity in Hearing Devices
By Brad Ingrao
There are many ways to expand the use of your hearing aid or cochlear implant. Have you thought of Bluetooth, for example? The author explores various technologies you can use. Read the whole article.

It’s Football Season! Where is Reed Doughty Now?
By Barbara Kelley
Catching up with Washington Redskins Reed Doughty.

The Indomitable Spirit of the Kennedy Center’s Betty Siegel
By Scott J. Bally

The FCC, HLAA and Technology
By Lise Hamlin
Learn what HLAA does on the national level for people with hearing loss.

Seen & Heard
Getting to know HLAA Member Judy Martin.

From the Executive Director’s Desk
By Brenda Battat
The World Report on Disability.  Read the whole article.

From the Editor
By Barbara Kelley

President’s Message
By Pete Fackler

HLAA Convention 2012 in Providence, Rhode Island
By Nancy Macklin
Register now.

HLAA Chapters
By Elizabeth LeBarron

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