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The Adventure

“Does this work?” The three word text message that made my week. He’s back, alive and contactable! Graeme left for his Kilimanjaro climb to support deaf babies 8 days ago, and poor reception has meant no contact or feedback for over a week, but I reasoned that no news was good news. 2,341 more words

Hearing Aid Update, 7 Months Later

It’s been a little over seven months since Alvy got his hearing aids and I wanted to give everyone a quick update on how things are going. 887 more words

Parenting Adventures

Cloth Ears

People were boarding the train, people I always see in my train, from a different platform number than displayed on the screen.

Unsure whether to board or not, I thought maybe I missed the announcement? 163 more words

Commute

Deaf youngsters bond at Missouri summer baseball camp

(KSDK/CNN) — It’s the time of year when the sounds of summer can be heard all over the country.

But not by the kids on these baseball fields in St. 300 more words

News

Lessons Learned

By Michele Linder

On the SayWhatClub email lists we often talk about our experiences and challenges, and we vent when our hearing ability changes, whether those changes come through progressive loss or through a change in device.   760 more words

Hearing Loss

Speech Therapy Regression

As a child, I spent many years in speech therapy. Because of my hearing loss, I had a very hard time with consonants (C, CH, SH, T, TH, etc.). 549 more words

Hard Of Hearing