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Masks create challenge for hearing impaired

Wearing masks to control and/or reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus is a widely accepted practice when out in public. But did you ever consider how difficult it is for hard-of-hearing folks to communicate without seeing the lips of the person talking?

Patty, who suffers from Meniere's Disease and has severe hearing loss, talks to Meghan Schnellenberger at Whisper Hearing about this unforeseen and upsetting inconvenience.


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