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Hearing aid for both ears or one?
Imala month ago
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Molyfar222 days ago
Being partially deaf, I often feel very lonely, even with a group of friends or family. I often feel that I do not belong - either in the He...
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Deaf social problems
Lenocker687 days ago
For the hearing world deaf acceptance seems slim to none here. We are put down, rejected and physically violated simply because we can't he...
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Going slowly deaf age 71
bryfosa month ago
Not too bad, high frequencies are cut pretty well, difficulty in filtering out individuals in noisy crowded environments, left ear worse...
How often should I get my hearing retested
kjclay13 days ago
I currently wear one hearing aid & have done so for about four years. I suspect that my hearing is worse than it was when I was originally ...
Progressive genetic loss of hearing
How many of us face the fact that one day you will be profoundly deaf.? My surgeon told me I'd wake up one morning and it will be gone. I ha...
The Pains and Penalties of the 'Hidden' Handicap.
Glastulacha month ago
I can only speak from personal experience. I have defective hearing. I am not profoundly deaf but it is still a frustrating handicap in a so...
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Going back to work?
Lenocker688 days ago
Lately I've been thinking about returning to work, but I feel overwhelmed not knowing which jobs would be less stress and doable. I can't ha...
Living with a hearing family
Lenocker685 days ago
Their interaction with me is either very brief or they go through my husband if it's important. There I am doing whatever and someone says s...
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I could get mad, complain and cause myself a lot of unneeded stress that would only hurt me in the end. But for what? There's nothing to be ...
sakinah11110 days ago
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New audiology doctor
I was just called by my new referral, got to have another hearing test. I just love to be reminded of how deaf I am. Maybe I'll get my left...
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When I go shopping I like to get what I need and leave, my lhusband likes to find the deals if there are any. Black Friday is the worst. I s...
Steverino5 days ago
The survey I just completed identified anxiety and psychological welfare as a major issue with regard to my own personal configuration. Is t...
Bandy19 days ago
Hi All,Another newbie on the block! I am a 56year old male and have had otosclerosis for approximately 30 years and have NHS ha's in both e...
When trouble hearing hit me
It happened not long after having my son, third baby.. I didn't know he was crying or how long he cried before reaching him. I moved his cri...
The struggle is real!!
sakinah1116 days ago
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