Quite surprisingly, I feel that I have developed some skills that ‘hearing people’ may not be as adept at employing in communication as those without full hearing ability; skills that actually help me to comprehend a second language.
I was dancing! I was smiling! Some of my hearing loss grief was lifting, and this stifled part of my personality; this love of live music, was being reignited.
I lost the hearing in my left ear through sudden hearing loss in August 2016. There wasn’t a known cause
It’s been two and a half years since I suddenly lost the hearing in my left ear, and today I
Something exciting happened last month! I was involved in making a radio documentary for the BBC World Service, which describes
During the summer, while spending some time in England, I had a really great experience at a hair salon. Although
I walked into a busy classroom and the teacher motioned for me to go over to where they were sitting.
I used to almost consider my hearing as a super strength; it was a sense I relied heavily on as
…The specialist only briefly addressed my noise sensitivity. It had been my understanding from my previous appointment, with the previous
The first thing he said to me was that I would never get my hearing back. There was no greeting.