Deafness @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/deafness The BellaOnline deafness site is a gathering place for those in the Deaf Community, listing various resources, information pertaining to current events, and inspirational articles for the Deaf. en-us Copyright 2014 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 03:41:36 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Deafness @ BellaOnline http://deafness.bellaonline.com Stages of Loss and Grief http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art184027.asp To lose one's hearing is to lose a part of one's self. There is a grieving process and often a loss of identity. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:00:44 EST Understanding Hyperacusis http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art184026.asp Little is known about Hyperacusis even within the medical profession. People who suffer it are often accused of being malingerers, making it up or have a psychological disorder. Linda is a sufferer and she tells us about it. Thu, 4 Sep 2014 00:00:24 EST Learning language http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art183950.asp Languages are complex and I think it is amazing we learn it with such apparent ease as children. It is so much harder for a deaf child. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:00:52 EST