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My teacher told me I shouldn’t… because I am deaf

My teacher told me I shouldn’t… because I am deaf

I was born at a time when video conferencing was a reality only on “The Jetsons,” the Americans with Disabilities Act was years away, and the web was only something Spiderman used. Newborn hearing screenings wouldn’t be routine for at least two decades. Back then, only babies born with conditions that put them at high […]

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Gaining confidence through sport, teen excels with hearing loss

Gaining confidence through sport, teen excels with hearing loss

I was born at a time when video conferencing was a reality only on “The Jetsons,” the Americans with Disabilities Act was years away, and the web was only something Spiderman used. Newborn hearing screenings wouldn’t be routine for at least two decades. Back then, only babies born with conditions that put them at high […]

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Listening to music with hearing aids (or, why I choose Adele over TSwift)

Listening to music with hearing aids (or, why I choose Adele over TSwift)

I was born at a time when video conferencing was a reality only on “The Jetsons,” the Americans with Disabilities Act was years away, and the web was only something Spiderman used. Newborn hearing screenings wouldn’t be routine for at least two decades. Back then, only babies born with conditions that put them at high […]

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What Would You Do If You Couldn’t Hear Your Children?

What Would You Do If You Couldn’t Hear Your Children?

I was born at a time when video conferencing was a reality only on “The Jetsons,” the Americans with Disabilities Act was years away, and the web was only something Spiderman used. Newborn hearing screenings wouldn’t be routine for at least two decades. Back then, only babies born with conditions that put them at high […]

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Deaf and Dating? 8 Tips for a Successful Long Distance Relationship

Deaf and Dating? 8 Tips for a Successful Long Distance Relationship

I was born at a time when video conferencing was a reality only on “The Jetsons,” the Americans with Disabilities Act was years away, and the web was only something Spiderman used. Newborn hearing screenings wouldn’t be routine for at least two decades. Back then, only babies born with conditions that put them at high […]

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