Believe You Can Change the World

One of the fascinating benefits of meeting new patients in the clinic each day are the stories I hear from people who have led an interesting life full of contributions to the world. While most of these patients have successfully contributed to the world, their families and in various occupations at all levels, they all offer interesting stories as to life…

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Development of the TTY – Part II

Lang (2000) reports that in 1964, at the time of the introduction of touch-tone phones, there were more than 85 million telephones in the United States and Canada but less than one percent were used regularly by deaf people.  If they didn’t ask their hearing neighbors for help, people with hearing loss depended upon their hearing children, some…

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