Best of Better Hearing Consumer: Face Me, Doc, I’m STILL Hard of Hearing

I’m taking a short break this week.  But before I go: last week, I re-posted the first blog in a two-parter about navigating the health system.  Last week’s was about waiting to see the doctor.  This week’s follow up, first published November 1, 2011, is what happens when your name is finally called.    Having…

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Speak Up, Doc, I’m Hard of Hearing (2016)

This weekend is Canadian Thanksgiving. I plowed through the delights of turkey, stuffing, veggies and pie, just two days after a visit to the dentist. His advice to “enjoy your feast, but chew very carefully”, made me nervous eating anything thicker than gravy.  And since it was a holiday, I decided to repost an article, slightly updated, but…

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