Grumpy About Hearing Loss? Get Over It

Does any of this sound familiar? This hearing loss thing’s the pits.  I can’t enjoy a decent meal in a restaurant because it’s too noisy.  Hearing technology took a chunk out of my money, so you’d think that those guys would make ‘em work better. Family dinners are a noise-fest, everybody trying to out-loud the…

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Full to Empty to Full

Cathy Beaton, my guest writer this week, offers a searing and honest look into the hearing loss technology that can both help us—and fail us.   By Cathy Beaton   I had been wistfully looking forward to some much-needed time off work.  And then ‘it’ began. My cochlear implant (CI) started to die, slowly. Shorter battery…

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