Acoustic Neuroma Association
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Suite 108
Cumming, GA 30041

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Help ANA take advantage of a tremendous opportunity on Nov. 28.

Facebook and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will be matching up to $2 million of funds raised on Facebook for US nonprofits on this #GivingTuesday, Nov. 28.  Facebook is also waiving all fees for donations made to nonprofits on Facebook this #GivingTuesday.

Whether you become a caregiver gradually or all of sudden due to a crisis, or whether you are a caregiver willingly or by default, many emotions surface when you take on the job of caregiving. Some of these feelings happen right away and some don’t surface until you have been caregiving for a while. Whatever your situation, it is important to remember that you, too, are important. All of your emotions, good and bad, about caregiving are not only allowed, but valid and important.

 So, why ARE hearing aids so expensive?

Our cars can read our texts to us. Our watches are computers. Our phones have shed their cords, have gotten smaller, smaller, then larger and larger to accommodate all the new features they offer. In 2017, affordable technology is ubiquitous; so why are hearing aids still so expensive?

 

Caring for someone who has an ongoing medical issue is not only stressful, it can also be time-consuming, isolating, and complicated. During Caregiver Awareness Month, ANA is sharing resources, tips and ideas to help AN caregivers with their daunting and important role. 

 Because there is so much uncertainty in the health insurance arena these days, it is important to do your homework when choosing the right Medicare plan for you.