Many Women have changed the world in a positive way; so, on this International Women’s Day in 2018 I wanted to talk about a few of them. In this post I am going to focus on women who have been influential in hearing health or suffered from hearing loss. The ability to hear in general is taken for granted by a majority of the population; however, 1 in 5 Americans has a hearing loss, and that jumps to 1 in 3 over the age of 65. Hearing loss affects more people then most of us (common citizens) realize, so I wanted to shed a little light on positive women in this industry. It is good to spread awareness to younger generations, because . . .