Category Archives: Deaf

October 2017

“We must dare to be great, and we must realize that greatness is the fruit of toil, and sacrifice, and high courage.”  (Teddy Roosevelt) Apply this to your coping with hearing loss! The telephone is often the first issue that … Continue reading

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June 2017

“However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.” Stephen Hawking, astrophysicist with ALS affliction. “Ask the Doctor” Dr. Mark Wohlgemuth, MD, ENT (Head & Neck Associates of OC) and Dr. Stacy Kolb, Au … Continue reading

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April 2017

“Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.”  (Coach John Wooden) Beyond hearing aids. Dr. Brad Ingrao, Au.D – an Advanced Practice Clinical Audiologist Dr. Ingrao, of the Veterans Healthcare System in Long Beach, will discuss Assistive Technology … Continue reading

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March 2017

Do you have ringing in your ears?  There is new technology helping people with tinnitus (ringing in the ears)?   Holly Skinner West Coast Sales Representative for Desyncra, Inc. We are pleased to have Holly Skinner, the West Coast Sales … Continue reading

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February 2017

“A strong, positive self-image is the best possible preparation for success.”  (Joyce Brothers) Help is on the way for Orange County residents who might feel overwhelmed about purchasing hearing aids.   The topic for February’s meeting will be the “Consumer’s Guide … Continue reading

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January 2017

Next Meeting, Monday, January 9, 2017 Debra Rogers is coming in January to show us how we can read captions to what’s being said during smartphone conversations, or on the  PC/iPad/tablet while using a landline phone.  Hamilton CapTel apps allows users to … Continue reading

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November 2016

Next Meeting, Monday, November 14, 2016 Mark Wegener, DPT, OCS, CSCS Balance Rehabilitation, Mission Viejo Did you know that falls are the leading cause of accidental death above the age 65, and 80% of people in this age group have experienced dizziness? … Continue reading

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