DEAFMETAL® Community has two missions.
1. Live full with you hearing problem. Deafmetal helps you to tune up your hearing aid to look like you!
2. Prevent your hearing loss. Deafmetal helps you to hear longer!
You can be any age, any gender, any genre or live in any culture, to have a hearing problem. There is 300 million hard of hearing people all around the world.
Hearing problems are not nice, I know (just read my story). In between quiet conversations with other people hearing loss increases sad and annoying things like head aches, social exclusion, unemployment, and loss of income. So, we should really take care of our sense of hearing a bit more. Prevent it. And if you have it, live with it. This is what #deafmetalcommunity is all about!
Deafmetal has an audience all around the world. Our mission is to reach all the hard of hearing people and the ones in the danger zone of hearing loss - yes, might be you!
Deafmetal Community is a tool for all of us harf of hearing people to help change attitude against hearing device stigma. Deafmetal Community can also also prevent having hearing loss by spreading the word.
Hearing loss is not just a problem of old people anymore. Younger and younger people are listening to music through earphones, which has a big effect on hearing. Deafmetal is working closely with bands and artists, they are best ambassadors to care for the natural hearing instruments of their fans. We are also collaborating with hearing & audiology associations.
Deafmetal is friends with Kuuloliitto ry (Hearing Association of Finland) and Suomen Audionomiyhdistys (Audiology Association of Finland).
Join @deafmetalcommunity in IG, do a favor. Maybe your friend has a hearing problem, you just don't know that...
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Please note that card refunds may take up to 10 business days for your bank to complete, depending on their processing time. This can vary greatly between card issuers, and unfortunately we are unable to influence this.
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