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 Ralph Johnson, founding  member of the legendary  time Grammy award winning  band Earth, Wind & Fire says  "We are truly blessed when  we are born with all of our  senses. My entire music career, is centered around my hearing, so supporting Hearing Health Foundation is a natural fit". Please join Ralph Johnson and make a donation to Hearing Health Foundation and change the future for all who struggle with hearing loss and tinnitus. 
 
 
 
Read about the Amazing Chick Discovery and how the members of the Hearing Restoration Project are working to trigger inner ear hair cell regeneration in humans to cure hearing loss and tinnitus.
Kathy Buckley: America's First Hearing-Impaired Comedian
 
Born with a hearing loss that was undetected until I was 8, I was placed in a school for the mentally retarded for two years before they found out it was just a hearing loss. And they call me slow? As a person with a hearing loss who uses spoken language, I have found it challenging as to where I fit in this world. Deaf-culture people see me as hearing because I use my voice rather than sign. Hearing people see me as deaf because I wear hearing aids and read lips. People ask me all the time, what do you call yourself "deaf, hard of hearing, hearing-impaired?" I say, "Call me Kathy."
 
 
 
Meet Team Campbell. Jean, Mitchell, Trevor, Corey, and Chris. Jean suffered a life-changing, devastating hearing loss injury at last year's Boston Marathon bombing. On April 21, in honor of Jean, the Campbell family ran Boston, their first ever Marathon, and raised funds for HHF! Donate to the Campbell family fundraiser and help us make hearing loss and tinnitus things of the past.
 
 
 
With another holiday season right around the corner, participating in conversations around the dinner table and social gatherings can be a real challenge for those with hearing loss. Here are some tips to help you hear your best.
 
 
It's 1982. I'm 4 years old, and the proud new owner of two behind-the-ear hearing aids. These things are monsters. Huge. A result of life-saving surgery I had two years earlier. My mother had to put them in for me every morning. At age 4, I had no clue that this stinks. Read more of Scott's story here.
 
 
 
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