Looking for a sign? Check out this A-Z reference guide for the signs to words and phrases.
A cholesteatoma is a skin growth in the middle ear behind the eardrum that can cause hearing loss if left untreated. Learn the signs and symptoms.
Do you need to know how to sign a word? Check a sign language dictionary online.
Goldenhar syndrome is a fairly rare syndrome that among other things, causes hearing loss. Learn about treatment and support for this syndrome.
Laurent Clerc is one of the most-honored deaf men in history. Learn how he brought deaf education to America.
The deaf community in America has its own unique culture of art, theater, writing, and more.
Heather Whitestone was the first crowned deaf Miss America. While she only held the title for one year, she has a permanent place in deaf history.
Helen Keller was a remarkable deaf and blind woman whose appeal still endures today. Read the fascinating story of her life and discover additional resources.
Tinnitus, or ringing in the ears, can cause discomfort, but it is treatable.
Deaf and hard of hearing people often must deal with the challenge of having to make supervisors and co-workers comfortable with deafness and hearing loss.
An increasingly popular alternative to an interpreter is the use of CART, or Computer Assisted Realtime Translation.
Profile of Switched at Birth actress Katie LeClerc who plays Daphne.
The Washington, DC metro area is home to one of the largest deaf communities in the United States.
Herpes simplex is a known, rare cause of hearing loss.
Glue ear, or otitis media, is a common cause of hearing loss, especially in foreign countries.
The Deaf and Hard of Hearing community of the New York City area, and the social opportunities, social services, interpreting agencies and captioning services in the New York City area.
Deaf people have dabbled in or worked as professional photographers for decades. A brief look at three deaf photographers in history and in contemporary times.
Captioning is a technology that benefits both deaf and hard of hearing people. It also unites them politically. Resources for finding captioned video and movies, laws regarding captioning, and much more.
Articles on a variety of education-related deaf and hard of hearing topics.
Suggestions and guidelines for people considering a cochlear implant for themselves, or for their children.
What is stadium or arena captioning and how does it work?
Resources for finding jobs in the deaf community.
Finding an interpreter to hire can be challenging. Here is a list of interpreting directories and sources for lists of interpreting service agencies.
Articles on well-known figures in the deaf/hard of hearing community both contemporary and past.
Interview with Sean Berdy, a deaf actor who plays Emmett on the ABC Family show Switched at Birth.