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Home alone

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Sometimes I’m at home alone for a few days because my husband is away on business. This doesn’t happen so often, but when my husband isn’t there, I have to take some action. 499 more words


Valentine's Day

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Today is Valentine’s Day. In many countries and cultures, the “Day of Love” is celebrated today. Sometimes loved ones give themselves something beautiful, sometimes someone is surprised by an unknown admirer with a postcard. 289 more words


The Important Role Your Friends and Family Play

February 12, 2018.  Very few of us who are hard of hearing are completely on our own.  We have family, friends, and coworkers who help us understand what is being said.  499 more words


Heather's Cochlear Implant Journey: Log 2.5.2018

This is me on the way home from the hospital with my fetching mummy-inspired up-do and my post-anesthesia zombie gaze. Hubby said it was a particularly good look. 447 more words

Hard Of Hearing

My First Week with Hearing Aids

On February 1st, I received my much anticipated pair of hearing aids! It was an emotional moment, not only for me, but my audiologist.

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NDCS information and helpline

I was really impressed with the NDCS helpline, which if you have an audiology issue will put you in touch with an audiology adviser. They unlike the nhs; have only their advise to consider, not the budgetary implications of that advise. 62 more words


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Every now and then my husband and I allow us a visit to a pub. Usually we go there in time to get a seat and then eat something. 519 more words