Category Archives: Hearing Loss

Wash Your Ears Out . . .

I have terrible trouble with my ears. Partly this is due to the gradual failure with age of the neural circuitry which results in hearing loss. But, in addition, for some reason, possibly childhood illnesses and their complications – the … Continue reading

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Did you notice . . . ?

No, I don’t expect that you did, because you wouldn’t think about it.  But last evening something quite notable and unusual happened on TV.  After the BBC National News at 10.00 pm we went as usual to BBC Look North … Continue reading

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A long wait . . .

This afternoon we went to the North Tees Hospital to attend the Hearing Aid Repair and Servicing Clinic.  This runs on Tuesdays and Thursdays fro 1.30 pm to 4.00 pm.  We got there about 1.25 pm, and it was immediately … Continue reading

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Well said . . .

In the current “Radio Times” readers’ letters page, one, Liegh (sic) White, of Keyworth Nottinghamshire writes as follows : “What on earth was the BBC thinking, broadcasting Richard Fortey’s The Secret Life of Rock Pools (26 August BBC 4, first … Continue reading

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“I’m deaf, not daft”

Even normal hearing people often get it wrong, Completely misinterpreting the words within a song. When the way you see things is based on what you hear, and you are hearing challenged, the results are never clear. When you have … Continue reading

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