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Gallaudet Football Team's Talking Drum

SKF NOTE: I first learned about Gallaudet University from a young lady enrolled in my smoking cessation program at Sibley Memorial Hospital. Both Sibley and Gallaudet are in Washington, D.C. 186 more words

Scott K Fish

The Minefield of Hearing-Related Terminology

There have been a few articles published on this blog about the words we use to talk about our hearing versus the things we stick on/in our ears to hear better. 859 more words

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Problematic gambling in deaf and hearing-impaired young people in Sweden

Problematic gambling is a public health problem. Deaf and hearing-impaired young people are a high-risk group regarding health and lifestyles. There are indications that young people with disabilities gamble to a greater extent than adolescents without disabilities. 78 more words


Let’s Talk About Hearing Loss

I write a lot about hearing loss on my blog, in many cases speaking from an established position. Meaning I’ve had a hearing loss all my life. 622 more words


My R50 to Austria Campaign

I have the most amazing opportunity to represent South African families raising d/Deaf/Hard of Hearing children at an international congress in Austria!!! I’ve been awarded a partial parent scholarship, but we need to raise the additional funds required. 189 more words


Getting Lost in Books -- Mary - 11/10/2015

Getting Lost in Books

November 10, 2015

Dear Reader,

Libraries have impacted my world in ways I never expected.

My parents didn’t go to the library in the city, nor were they oral storytellers or readers in a big way; I never saw a library before until we moved to a small mountain town. 568 more words


#sundaystory: Annabell

The information given was:
a) English
b) Annabell
c) hearing impaired, smile, charge syndrome
d) suitable for children

dedicated to Anca and Annabell

Tommy is seven years old and today it’s his little sister’s birthday. 1,722 more words

Gina Laventura