Preparing to bling…

After two years of debate, I finally decided to take the plunge and ordered hearing aids. What made me change my mind? Oohhh, lotsa things… Things like, my hearing has gotten more than a little bit worse in the last two years. Digital hearing aids have gotten more than a little bit better as well.…

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Captioning… sometimes it’s cool?

Over the weekend, we had a double-feature movie night. First up was Oblivion – in a room full of people, with our notoriously loud AC cranking, I half heard the beginning of the opening monologue and resigned myself to not getting most of the movie. Then something wonderful happened… That incredible man I’m married to…

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What’d he say? Adaptive technology for the movies…

A little over a year ago, I was officially diagnosed with hearing loss. After much research, and a lot of talks with various specialists, I’ve come to accept that at this point in time, hearing aids are not really the right choice for me. Long story, short version: they’re expensive, not covered by insurance, ugly,…

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