What “Hearing People” Can Do (That We Can’t)

Isn’t it amazing what people who don’t have hearing loss can do? My friend Myrtle says that hearing people always do what they do best – they hear.   They can understand the words in songs with so much background instrumentals that we, people with hearing loss, can’t even tell that someone is singing. When…

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Paying Hearing Loss Forward

I once was lost, but now I’m found…. The words of the old hymn, while written about faith, also talk of renewal, which describes the emotions of people who have been freed from fear or pain or frustration. Or from the isolation of hearing loss. Paying “hearing loss” forward doesn’t mean that you pass it…

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