Love Finds a Way – Dating, Relationships, And Hearing Loss

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Love Finds a Way – Dating, Relationships, And Hearing Loss

There is no challenge so big that it should stop you from finding love. Making connections and finding the people you want to share your life with are essential for creating a beautiful experience.

Hearing loss can be tough to deal with and you may need to adapt some of the ways that you communicate, but the results are worth it. The support you need to find that special someone, or maintain the relationship you have, might involve following some of the advice below and seeking professional advice from a reputable source such as Hearing Aid Express.

Ongoing relationships

You may have already noticed some communication difficulties in your existing relationship. Loved ones are often the first to notice when hearing starts to deteriorate because they know you so well. Rather than let things slide, take action today to start recovering your hearing abilities. Within a short space of time, you could be working with advanced hearing aids that lets you enjoy all the best relationship experiences again.


Wow – there are a lot of challenges in today’s dating world already. With everything you have to consider, it’s best to have a strategy for how you will tackle the subject of your hearing loss. That way, you have one less thing to consider.

Up top, we feel it’s important to say that, like with any other physical feature that people worry about, hearing difficulties won’t stand in the way when you find the right person. In some ways, you’re lucky to have an extra mechanism for assessing someone’s character. If they can’t learn to communicate with you just because you have hearing difficulties, you know to move on as quickly as possible.

Patience is certainly required in any relationship, but perhaps a little more so when building a connection between yourself and someone who hears normally. In the beginning, you need to be prepared to offer gentle feedback while they are adapting. It’s okay to say, “Please look at me when you are speaking,” or, “Can we go somewhere where the noise levels are better for me?” as many times as you like until your date begins to understand your perspective.

Communicating your needs is the key to building a lasting and supportive relationship so make sure you know what you want. For example, do you want them to let friends of theirs know about your hearing difficulties before you meet up with someone new, or do you find it more comfortable for people to find out as they get to know you? It’s a matter of personal preference so you can only expect them to know what you prefer if you tell them.

Accessing our services

There are plenty of ways to help new and existing relationships thrive with professional hearing support. This might involve a hearing test, detailed advice, or new hearing equipment. With Hearing Aid Express, you can order a hearing device online or arrange a visit to one of our hearing centers in Texas. Boost your audio experience and your confidence so that you feel ready to build the relationship you want.


About the Author:

Hi, my name is Dusty Potter and I’m a second generation Hearing Instrument Specialist. I spent my youth around hearing aids and hearing tests — apprenticing with my mother, and so it was only natural that I chose to follow a career path that’s focused on helping people regain their hearing, improving their ability to listen and to communicate, and to reconnect with their families, friends and work colleagues.