Source: Dead And Alive ID: 164729© Emanuel Hategan | Dreamstime Stock Photos As a hearing aid user, one comes to the inevitable purchase of a new hearing aid once in the 5/6/7 years. In addition to the new fitting, hearing tests, visits to the acoustician, this also means you have to have a full purse. … More Quality of life
September 27th, 2015 Source: Stock Illustration: Rigging election- election fraud ID 42619852 © Samiph222 | Dreamstime.com In a few weeks’ time, Switzerland will be ready to vote. Politicians are very busy with their campaign and you see posters everywhere, you get election advertising in your mailbox on a regular basis. Nevertheless, I still have no … More Elections
Source: http://www.freestockphotos.biz/stockphoto/6405 The last few years I think, forced way, much about the question:”When am I at my limits, when do I cross this limit and when not”. I am already aware of the fact that nowadays I reach my personal limits faster than before, say, 10 years ago. The sudden drop in hearing not … More Boundaries
Source: royalty Free Stock Photography: EqualityID 15466627 © Selvam Raghupathy | Dreamstime.com Yesterday I was on an equality day organized by the foundation Agile. On this day (or rather afternoon) topic was the right to a workingplace for the disabled (I prefer to say impaired) fellow human beings. This day was well attended and the … More Equality Day
Source: https://de.freeimages.com/photo/toy-talk-1313633 @selena p. Since October 2017 I give lectures about the daily life with hearing loss. In case you are interested or you know someone who is interested, please contact me.
Source: http://all-free-download.com/free-photos/download/closeup_communication_deaf_266591.html Sometimes a discussion raises the question of what is worse to endure: living with deafness or blindness. Apart from the fact that I find this question awful, because both seem to me a horror, I could not answer it, even if I wanted to. Both are impairments that fundamentally affect your life and … More Deaf, blind or both?
This time a special entry: a Hearing Loss List for Santa! Too good not to share … THE BETTER HEARING CONSUMER Gael Hannan, Editor The Better Hearing Consumer addresses the personal experience of living with hearing loss. Editor Gael Hannan, and her occasional guest bloggers, explore every corner of the hearing loss life with humor … More A Hearing Loss List for Santa