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Billed as the first hearing-impaired comedienne, she quickly received national acclaim and appeared on network shows including The Tonight Show, Tom Snyder Show and Saturday Night Live. "I got involved in comedy", she said, "because laughter is the best medicine in healing, and to make the media at ease with disabilities, Without hearing aids, I've got about 60 percent normal hearing on low frequencies, but absolutely no high-frequency sound. I still don't know if I was born RH negative with a hearing loss, or if I lost my hearing when I... More

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  • The use of hearing aids is associated with improved perceptions of the hard-of-hearing’s mental ability.
  • People who use hearing aids report better health than hard-of-hearing people who do not use hearing aids.
  • 9 out of 10 hearing aid users report improvements in their quality of life.

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