When I Walk Into the Hearing Clinic…..

The news station on TV in the hospital waiting room wasn’t captioned.  I wasn’t terribly interested in the news as I waited for my cochlear implant surgery but still, I felt the familiar emotion:  “Oh for heaven’s sakes, how do they expect people with hearing loss to understand!”  A little bit of access would have…

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Of Cats & Closed Captioning

It was a road trip gone wrong. No, the car didn’t break down in the middle of nowhere and nobody got hurt. It was much much worse – there was a closed captioning crisis in our hotels! The Hearing Husband and I were driving from British Columbia to meet family in Lake Tahoe. It was…

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