I Was Deaf

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    I was born deaf, in fact I was deaf for the first 5 years of my life. I basically spent 9 years in and out of hospital with problems with my ears. Apparently when my mum brought me home after my surgery she had to go round and turn things like the hoover on and the washing...
    myangel1979 myangel1979
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Mar 20, 2007


    I've always had hearing problems...my last doctor visit about it revealed that I have about 50% hearing loss - roughly that of an averageĀ 70+ year old.However, there were two short periods in my teens years that I was completely deaf for about two weeks each. In both cases it...
    FordPrefect42 FordPrefect42
    41-45, M
    14 Responses Jun 28, 2011
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