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I Wear Hearing Aids

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 49 People

    Wearing Hearing Aids For 20 Years.

    I have worn hearing aids for twenty years, There is a lot of problems with the aids first they are not moisture proof. Last sunday a hot humid morning taking a walk and returning home hot and sweating. I shorted the dirty bastard out. Now durning the muggy weather I will be...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 6, 2011

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    I Wear Hearing Aids

    dont know other people who do and am looking for groups, something i could attend in my area. I find these days that no one cares for me in my complex, my life, my world. I am in-between the hearing and non-hearing and am not accepted in either. I am alone. And i have tried to...
    lcsdb lcsdb 22-25 3 Responses Sep 24, 2010

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    New To Deafness, New To Hearing Aids

    Just over 12 months ago I returned from a foreign trip with a really sore throat. This turned out to be a throat infection and in a short space of time it spread from my throat to my ears (apparently there's a tube in the throat that connects to the ears). When this happened my...
    ris9358 ris9358 51-55, M 2 Responses Dec 26, 2011

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    New Earmolds And Hearing Aids

    Since my last post my hearing has continued to deteriorate. You might remember that my audiologist warned of this last year. Well in September I had my 6 monthly check up with her. I knew that my hearing had gotten worse as over the summer I'd been turning up the volume on my...
    tightslover2 tightslover2 51-55, M Dec 28, 2010

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    I got a hearing aid in December

    and it has been great. It has really improved my life and my relationships with my wife and family. They don't get annoyed with me mishearing them and i now have the TV/radio on setting 5-6 rather than 20-25. I used to worry about going out to noisy places and struggling to...
    twiglet21 twiglet21 51-55, M 1 Response Feb 8

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    Accused Of Having Selective Hearing.

    My wife tell's everybody that I have selective hearing when she talk's AT me. I want to set the record straight right here and now. I do not have selective hearing. I just dont want to hear every darned thing she has to say AT me instead of TOO me. So I have my hearing aid's in...
    Robert1256 Robert1256 51-55, M 11 Responses Sep 14, 2010

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    I failed my first hearing test

    when I was in the second grade and was diagnosed with a high frequency hearing loss when when I was in the fourth grade.  At the time the ENT said hearing aids would do me little good because my loss was where little speech was, but HA's would definitely be in my future...
    agilpro1976 agilpro1976 56-60, M 1 Response May 29

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    Hey You

    Yes, you, stop being unhappy with yourself. you are perfect. stop wishing you looked like someone else or wishing peopel liked you as much as they like someone else. stop trying to get attention from those who hurt you. stop hating your body, your face, your personality, your...
    DeafSocial DeafSocial 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 9, 2012

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    Just Wear One Aid

    I'm fairly new to wearing hearing aids although I've had a hearing loss for a number of years I only plucked up the courage to have my hearing tested in the Spring of this year and I had my hearing aid (a BTE aid) fitted in May. It took me 3 months to get used to wearing my aid...
    tightslover2 tightslover2 51-55, M 2 Responses Nov 14, 2009

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    Upset

    I've had siemens hearing aids for fourteen months. they have been sent to siemens twice for repair and replacement.  today I've had them exactly 14 months and one of them has stopped working  thats an average of about every 4 1/2 months!!!  is this normal ?  these are my...
    siemensagain siemensagain 66-70 2 Responses May 21, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I am in my 20s and have moderate to server hearing loss in both my ears (I am also tone deaf). I just recently (within a year) got hearing aids for the first time. I could never...
    chococatalatte chococatalatte 18-21, F Dec 9

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    people would ask me all the time, especially if my hearing aids were visible, " what happened to you?" and I never knew what to say, so I would just tell them nothing happened,I...
    alxvii alxvii 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 28

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    silence it's so peaceful, almost like a game of charades, beauty is in the eyes of the beholder, hear with your eyes, yet see with your ears, it's so peaceful, silent, beautiful...
    alxvii alxvii 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 18

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    What am I really afraid of? That they will see... See that I can't hear? Why does it matter anyway? Of what they may think... Think what they will They don't know me anyway My name...
    alxvii alxvii 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 19

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    I'm not 95%, only very little at the moment but this was the closest group I could find. I do know why my hearing is a little off because at school I work with loud instruments a...
    InfiniteTearDrops InfiniteTearDrops 13-15, F 10 hrs ago

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    I love wearing this leather outfit so much, that I am going to buy another!
    Leatherhunk88 Leatherhunk88 36-40, M 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    Helppp! I have a huge crush on a guy but I'm too shy to talk to him. I want to look good for him and sense I'm now apart of the popular crowd (cheerleader) I need to look good. I'm...
    GoldMarine GoldMarine 18-21, F 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I'm off for the day wearing nothing but calfskin leather again!
    Leatherhunk88 Leatherhunk88 36-40, M 5 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I'm wearing an Orange Gstring thong :)
    Thongboy Thongboy 22-25, M 1 Response 45 mins ago

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    It's funny how people say they don't want HIV or AIDS by talking to people through casual contact or be around them. Many people don't take the time to be educated which is the...
    PozlifeD PozlifeD 18-21, M Dec 6

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    yesterday night I dream I was in a store buying boots and it was getting late. Then once it was dark everyone around began to panic. There was a bridge outside of the store leading...
    bayleawhaley bayleawhaley 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    I was in a bad situation and hit my head on concrete stairs a few years ago. It caused a concussion and now I'm losing my hearing. It's difficult to adjust. I'd love to meet...
    StoneWarrior StoneWarrior 22-25, T Dec 8

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    This is a sort of follow up from my last story. I have regularly been wearing the tights my sister gave me (in private of course). I obviously got a pack of three from her but I...
    Kyle2000 Kyle2000 13-15, M Nov 20

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    When I was in 7th grade, there was a boy in my class that inspired one of my favorite outfits involving tights. He was a jock who played football, basketball, and baseball. Usually...
    tightsman88 tightsman88 22-25, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    How I became a shorts fanatic Part 3I'd reached the point of no return as my obsession for shorts had begun to have such a hold on me. Most of my waking hours were spent thinking...
    shortsfanatic shortsfanatic 36-40, M 1 Response Nov 19

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    Wearing the pantyhose so she doesn't have too. With the rise of the female breadwinner, we are also seeing a decrease in the number of women wearing pantyhose. Why is that you...
    deeken deeken 36-40 4 Responses Nov 30

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    I have a few different leotards and one-piece swimsuits. I really enjoy wearing them. I often wear them under my clothes as underwear, and I almost always wear them to workout in...
    Random123443211234 Random123443211234 18-21 2 Responses Dec 3

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    I was alone at my house the entire weekend and just enjoy the time wearing pantyhose, without underwear the whole time. I will wear a pair the during the day and then take a bath...
    hosebiker hosebiker 51-55, M 5 Responses Dec 7

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    I wore skirts for the first summer, this past summer. I have specific intervals of temperature (OCD) that I wear specific clothes. If its 80F or more, I wear skirts or shorts with...
    Cetacean Cetacean 36-40, M 3 days ago

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    Yes I do wear women's clothes. Let me be specific. I prefer to dress in panties, pantyhose, bras, slips, dresses, skirts, tops, and pumps. Again these are clothes I prefer, but our...
    Adam59 Adam59 56-60, M 2 Responses Nov 19

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    hey! my name is karan i am from hyderabad i got a seat in punjub for my graduation so i left for punjab it was the 1st tym i was away from my family everything was new there and i...
    realysweetguy realysweetguy 22-25, M Nov 24

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    hey! my name is karan i am from hyderabad i got a seat in punjub for my graduation so i left for punjab it was the 1st tym i was away from my family everything was new there and i...
    realysweetguy realysweetguy 22-25, M Nov 24

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    I have been wearing women's clothes off and on since I was 7. The pants 3 years I have been wearing panties and a bra everyday. For the past 2 years I have been wearing dresses...
    Adam59 Adam59 56-60, M 1 Response Nov 26

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    I want to wear skirts. I do wear skirts at home. I want to wear skirts in public. There is a safety factor on a man wearing a skirt in public. Along with all the snide remarks too...
    Adam59 Adam59 56-60, M 2 Responses Nov 26

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    You all that love to wear wellies, what is the longest time you wore yours, and what did you do, and where did you go. I Once had mine on for more then 24 hours, without taking...
    norge88 norge88 41-45, M 1 Response Nov 28

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    Hi let me share my story on high heels. I love wearing high heels from my teens. I'm addicted to the height power and dominating authority i feel on top of two ultra skinny steel...
    sajeesmiles sajeesmiles 31-35, F 4 Responses Nov 30

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    I have a gold ring that I wear all the time. When I sleep, as I shower, even if I needed to wear another ring, I'd still wear this one too. I got this ring from my father, and he...
    CoolManMcGoodName CoolManMcGoodName 16-17, M Dec 1

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    Not really sure what got me started with wearing a jock. Being in the UK we didn't wear them for sports / pe at school (in fact we never wore anything under our shorts for PE...
    ben1815 ben1815 41-45, M 7 Responses Dec 3

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    I have been wearing pantyhose since the age of. 13 found them exciting,soft and sexy, and very comfortable to wear.meet a girl at 14 , she always wore navy blue pantyhose.she asked...
    lvrofhose lvrofhose 56-60, M 1 Response Dec 3

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    I have always enjoyed wearing feminine clothes and makeup but only to relieve myself. And when I am done with that I usually remove all the makeup and feminine clothes. Now when I...
    sexysissy11 sexysissy11 18-21, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I just want to start off by saying that I am a straight male. I have struggled to find a comfortable brand/style/fabric of men's underwear for many years. I have even bought some...
    Fire6706 Fire6706 26-30, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Yeah I'm a guy,straight and love wearing hollister jeans,love how they look and fit on me,I bought a pair by accendent at a thrift store,and fell in love with them,I wear all the...
    denimman2014 denimman2014 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 21

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    Not just boys but men as well. We are all tied up in other people expect that we lose sight of who and what we are. We do what ever everyone else wants us to do. We do not stand up...
    Adam59 Adam59 56-60, M 1 Response Nov 21

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    Hello Experience Project. I am a 13 year old boy (almost 14) and I enjoy wea ring comfortable clothes and I hear a lot ofor conversation among girls and they say that it is the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 21

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    True story! It happened just a few hours ago! Early this morning, around 4:00ish, I was lying in bed. My boyfriend David woke up and we decided to get dressed and walk over to...
    Late2ComeOutGay Late2ComeOutGay 56-60, M Nov 22

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    I love to wear gymnastic leotards.I am used to wear those one-pieces since I was a young boy and so it got very normal for me to do sports in leotards.So, for exemple, I think...
    Moddl Moddl 61-65, M 1 Response Nov 26

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