My (Hearing) Wake-Up Call

by Heather Rivera, Ph.D Many people have experienced a “wake-up call”— a defining moment when something in their life has to change. For some, it’s a dramatic event and for others, a seemingly mundane event, but for most people, the moment is life changing. My wake-up call was no exception. For years I struggled with…

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Dancing, Again, to the Melody of Life

I’m pleased to welcome Ed McGee as my guest writer this week, who shares his story of coming through Ménière’s, hearing loss and a curtailed lifestyle, to a new world of hearing and activity.    I remember my first episode with vertigo in 1977. I had developed Ménière’s disease, a disorder of the inner ear…

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