My Response to Hearing Loss: A First Responder’s Story

I’m delighted to have Joe Molinari, a police detective with hearing loss, as my guest writer this week.  by Joe Molinari   In the spring of 2001 I had just completed my seventh year as a police officer in a southern New Hampshire City, when I began noticing the signs of my hearing loss.  I…

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Stand Back – I’ve Got Hearing Loss!

It happened again the other day. What I didn’t hear almost caused an accident. I was walking briskly along a trail path when I stopped suddenly to look at something. A man right behind me – on a bike – almost plowed into me.  “Oh, I’m sorry”, we both said. I’m Canadian – we apologize…

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