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Activation Day!

Anxious, excited, nervous, joyous, all words to describe how I felt when I woke up Thursday September 25th, 2014.  I was ready for my activation. 1,067 more words

Why hearing aid cuts in North Staffs should be reversed

I was completely shocked by the recent decision by North Staffordshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) that from September this year they will no longer provide hearing aids on the NHS to adults with a mild hearing loss, and that adults with a moderate hearing loss will have to complete a questionnaire, which is unnecessary and inappropriate. 966 more words

New Hearing Aids

On Friday April 17 I got new hearing aids. It was not an easy process, and it required a lot of waiting. I first found out in August 2014 that I could get new hearing aids, but the process of getting these new hearing aids proved to be a bumpy one. 936 more words

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Hope Springs Eternal...

Twin sisters in a Newfoundland Nursing Home were turning one hundred years old.
The editor of the local newspaper sent a photographer to get some pictures of the 100 year old twins. 118 more words

Speech and the Language Sundae

A playful area rug on the floor, a foot massage with fragrant lotion, a little song performed as though Lei’s toddler feet were microphones: thus began her early speech therapy sessions. 591 more words

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Signs of love

A bunch of my friends and I are organising an event to raise awareness of the Deaf community here in Singapore (I have a deaf brother, btw). 181 more words

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Stabbing Eardrums

To our friends across the big pond,

SJ happened to be watching a programme on British TV the other night called the “U.S. Bounty Hunters… 176 more words

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