My Wine, My Hearing Loss: The Relationship

The wine-and-martini holiday season of Christmas/New Year’s/University Break is over.  Now, at the start of the traditional detox month of  January, I have time to think about the relationship between  alcohol and hearing loss – not just mine but everybody’s. Spoiler alert – I like wine. It tastes better than beer and it’s a prettier color…

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Fast Food Fury: Hearing Loss and The Drive-Thru

It was early one morning at a Tim Hortons drive-thru, a few years ago……   “Mpray uh paken udda, heesh?” “Oh yes, hi…I’ll have a double-double, one apple juice, and 20 Timbits, please.” “Mprhhh?” “Pardon me?” “Mom, she’s saying….” “Shh, honey, mommy’s trying to hear….sorry, what was that again?” “MM-PRHH!?” “I’m sorry, I have hearing…

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