In conjunction with my last post (somewhat), I’ve lately been thinking about isolation and its impact on the human psyche. Often times, those who are kept from human contact are looked down upon; feelings of pity inevitably ensue. 63 more words
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A report published last month seems to have slipped under the radar for many media outlets. One might ask why, when it suggests that the Church in England (i.e. 428 more words
I have been recently searching through various articles, blogs, and videos to get a general sense of the biggest challenge having a hearing loss entails. From personal experience, the answer is easy: the challenge of social isolation and adapting to the world around us. 1,727 more words
Francis Woodhouse is a postdoc at The University of Western Australia.
Born and bred in England, he did a bunch of degrees at the University of Cambridge—first a bachelor’s and a master’s in Mathematics and then a doctorate in Mathematical Biology—before moving out to Perth. 1,153 more words