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A year past

I am alarmed that it has been over a year since my last post. Over a year, really?! How to summarise 2014 succinctly…

Well, there’s been deaths, births, trips, schooling (I am now qualified in Wills and Executries, will be graduating with a diploma in law this November), paying off debt (what a great feeling being debt free!!) and…perhaps the most life changing, new hearing aids. 453 more words


One of the first telltale signs that you or a loved one may have a hearing loss is the way you see them listen. By this I mean, radio or TV really loud, not understanding speech on the telephone, answering questions incorrectly, not hearing in noisy places such as restaurants, not participating in on group conversations and asking you to repeat statements.

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The cost of hearing

Those of you in the hearing world, please don’t take your hearing for granted. Besides hearing loss being a dibilitating disabiliy, it’s a costly one. 820 more words

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An Open Letter to My Coworkers: Why I Ate Lunch Alone

I had a review just last week with my boss and someone we brought in to help our company run smoother. He’s basically an industry expert, though more for design than marketing, and yet when he read the last point on the “What I’d Like Sarah To Start Doing” section, I wanted to scream. 612 more words

And I thought the cochlear implants were for her ...

Last summer Lei and I were talking one night before she went to bed. She had been reading a book that I thought  put too much emphasis on the romantic interests of a girl barely older than Lei. 1,068 more words


Spin class making you deaf?

You take the first step towards a healthier life and there is chance that even that could be doing you harm. Spin classes are synonymous with thumping music to get your heart racing and fuel your body to perform better than if you were in silence. 161 more words


Blind man sees wife for first time in 10 years

The science have come to this point. The blind man now can see his wife by using prototype eye device. 科学の進歩は感動させるものが多い。今回10年間もの間、視力を失った男性がプロトタイプの視覚認識装置をかけて、奥さんの事を光として見ることができた。

Also science have come to make hearing aids for people who have lose hearing.  41 more words