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Waterproof Hearing Aids

The picture of me on this post is from before I had Landon. I had just been fitted with Siemens Aquaris Waterproof hearing aids. They were behind the ear hearing aids and I picked a blue color because it was the only fun color choice. 358 more words

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Adventures of a Hard of Hearing Mom Part 3

On my first Hard of Hearing Mom post I discussed how people who have hearing loss are often deep sleepers.  We are not awakened by little noises throughout the night.  388 more words

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Communication Strategies

Lets talk about some of the challenges someone with hearing loss can face in their adult life. I hear my patients say everyday “I can hear fine, but when my spouse is trying to talk to me from another room I can’t understand them”. 430 more words

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Semester 2 : Placing Practice-Hearing Impairment and Cetacean Culture

‘For a biologist, culture is primarily a flow of information-both ideas and behaviours-between members of a population, which happens because they learn from each other.’

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Living Alone with Hearing Loss

On yesterday’s post I mentioned that during my 4th year externship at the Kansas City VA I grew in confidence both personally and professionally. Let’s explore the personal growth I am talking about. 300 more words

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A Smile in the Midst

Hello, Thursday Morning friends. Thanks for stopping by. I’ve had a busy couple of weeks after taking a mini-vacation. We visited Indianapolis. It’s a beautiful city with lots to see and do. 867 more words

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4th Year Clinical Rotation at the VA Hospital

The last year of the Au.D. program is a full time clinical externship. Some of these positions pay a small salary or stipend. Some of these positions are unpaid. 435 more words

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