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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Turning Off Taps & Putting Out Fires

Hoo-boy! Hearing loss can sure change a girl’s life. It transforms you into a pardon-me-parrot.  You become an ear-poker, making sure your hearing aids are there and working. You turn into a vigilante, looking for rule-breakers of the Gospel of Good Communication; heaven help the husband or friend or child who doesn’t face us, speak up, or repeat…

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