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Mild Is Hard

Mild is having people think because you heard them in one situation, you should be able to hear them in all situations.

Mild is having to endure people laughing over your one word responses to social questions. 378 more words


I went to a concert last night

Let me start by saying that me going to a concert is a big fucking deal. I was a stagehand in a previous life, which means that concerts ceased being a magical experience for me a very long time ago. 954 more words

Treating Hearing Loss Can Improve Quality Of Life For Alzheimer's Patients

According to the Alzheimer’s Association, 5.7 million people in the United States suffer from Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia, costing the nation about $277 billion in 2018. 458 more words


Ménière's Disease - Silences Sound, After Annoying Ringing

A disorder of the inner ear, with no known cause and no cure. There are treatments for the symptoms but no cure.

Signs and symptoms of Meniere’s include severe vertigo, tinnitus (ringing in the ears), ears that feel full or congestion (liken to ear infection pain) and hearing loss. 853 more words


Does Your Tinnitus Worsen in the Winter?

My tinnitus spiked this weekend in my left ear offering a steady buzz like an electrical hum, accompanied by a reduction in my hearing and some dizziness. 587 more words

Hearing Loss

Older adults fitted with cochlear implants exhibit poor brain function

Cochlear implants do not fully compensate for the cognitive decline that has been associated with the loss of hearing in the elderly.

— By Tania Fitzgeorge-Balfour, Frontiers science writer… 733 more words

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Cloudy Days

I love Canada, but it is depressing living here in the winter. It gets dark super early. Outside, is always gray and cloudy and miserable looking. 326 more words