Let’s Celebrate Our Hearing Technology!

I admit that the event crept up on me; I didn’t even know it was “a thing”.  But on February 25th, when dozens of posts and tweets jumped out at me bearing the hashtag #cochlearimplantday, I sat up and took notice. After decades of hearing aid use, I had never expected to be a cochlear implant…

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Miss Sherlock Figures Out the Sounds

We’re driving through Oregon, returning home to Canada after two months of touring southwestern United States in Flag, our fifth wheel. Rain starts to plop on the windshield. I’ve always heard rain, but on a highway at high speeds, the sound mixed with other road noises and wasn’t always distinguishable. But today I heard the distinctive…

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