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Movies and other discoveries after my cochlear implant

Debbe Hagner, Cochlear Implant Recipient Before caption glasses came out I hardly went to movies because it was hard to understand the dialogue. I would rather wait till the movie came out on TV with the captions. Or I would only watch movies with a lot of action. Now It is great having the caption… Read more »

Groups and family gatherings after my Cochlear Implant

Debbe Hagner, Cochlear Implant Recipient Recently I traveled to a genealogy convention with other “genealogy ladies.” For the first time I felt comfortable with them and we had a blast! I didn’t feel left out. I handed my article about my CI experience to several professional genealogists. One said that she got goose bumps in… Read more »

Movie Making Hearing Loss Fun!

Assistive Listening devices are available for all movies, where possible. These devices will allow hearing loss people to either amplify sound or have some form of closed caption to “read”, or follow the dialogue as to what is being said throughout the movie. As many of you might be aware, not all movies offer such… Read more »