• National Association of the Deaf

    nad.org Deaf and hard of hearing airline passengers will soon have closed captioned, on-demand in-flight entertainment videos. The National Association of the Deaf (NAD), a ...
  • Hearing loss - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hearing_impairment Hearing loss, also known as hearing impairment, or anacusis, is a partial or total inability to hear. [1] An affected person may be described as hard of hearing.
  • Deaf and Hearing Impaired | Ohio Department of Education

    education.ohio.gov/.../Deaf-and-Hearing-Impaired-%E2%80%94-Information-and-Re... Deaf and Hearing Impaired. This page provides links to various programs and resources for students who are deaf and hearing impaired: Definition of Deafness (Ohio ...
    • DHOH

      www.dhoh.ct.gov/dhoh The Commission on the Deaf and Hearing Impaired (CDHI) was created by the Connecticut State Legislature in 1974 to advocate, strengthen and implement state policies ...
    • Deaf vs Hearing Impaired - Easter Seals Crossroads

      www.eastersealscrossroads.org/blog/2011/september/deaf-vs-hearing-impaired Deaf vs. Hearing Impaired. These two terms have been in conflict with one another for as long as I can remember. Do you call someone deaf or is he or she hearing ...
    • Hearing Impairment vs. Deafness ~ Audiology Awareness Campaign

      www.audiologyawareness.com/hearinfo_impairdeaf.asp Hearing impairment can run the full gamut from mild loss to profound. The main characteristic that separates the hearing impaired person from the deaf person, ...
    • WHO | Deafness and hearing loss

      www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs300/en Deafness and hearing loss fact sheet from WHO: providing key facts and information on causes, impact, prevention, identification, management and WHO response.