The Challenges of Job Search in Deaf Individuals

Let that picture soak in for a bit. It’s a true story for all of us with hearing loss. A sad one too. That’s why it’s best to wait to reveal your disability at the job interview. Many employers will regard your disability as weakness. You’re not able to communicate quickly as a hearing personContinue reading “The Challenges of Job Search in Deaf Individuals”

Things People Say

Now, this is mainly for humor. People do say such things and you always have to have a reason to laugh it off. People are stupid. Don’t be like them! “Can deaf people drive? How do they hear the ambulance?” – Do you listen to music while driving? “How come you don’t have cochlear implants?”Continue reading “Things People Say”

Oticon Vs ReSound…Which One Did I Choose?

Luckily, I was able to take home two hearing aids for two weeks. My first visit involved an audiogram update which has not changed since my last one in 2013. Ha. I still have bilateral profound hearing loss. It’s not going anywhere people! Not yet anyways. We discussed hearing aid options and finances. I cameContinue reading “Oticon Vs ReSound…Which One Did I Choose?”