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We've Been Approved

It’s official guys!! James has officially been approved to receive cochlear implants in both ears!!! His surgery date April 25th which is only a month away!! 630 more words

Hyperacusis, reduced sound tolerance

This information came directly from: https://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/health/conditionsandtreatments/hearing-problems-reduced-tolerance-to-sound

People with hyperacusis (one type of reduced tolerance to sound) often find ordinary noises too loud, while loud noises can cause discomfort and pain. 705 more words

Hearing Aid Re-tubing

Hearing Loss Concerns

My biggest concern about hearing loss that remains untreated is that it eventually leads to an isolated life-style.  The hearing impaired person often does not want to continue to ask people to repeat what was said, so they eventually stop trying to interact.   162 more words

Hearing Aid Re-tubing

Motivation

My interest in the deaf world began many years ago, and I always wanted to know more about that new world.

Every new study convinces me that deaf people are not disabled. 236 more words

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Captioning Videos for Learning

Problem/Need

As a student with a significant hearing impairment, I have noticed that closed captions are very seldom used in my Master’s program. 20% of Americans are hard of hearing. 724 more words

Christina Moore Design