Mention some of the myths of speech and hearing impairment
- All hearing-impaired people can use sign language and do lip reading. – no, hearing impairment can range from mild to severe. Sign language differs from place to place and there are people who cannot do lip reading.
- Talking loud will solve the problem. – Although talking loud will be a good option, clear and precise communication is the key.
- Hearing aid or ear implant will restore normal hearing. – all these technologies are applied to enhance the hearing ability.