It was fun at first, writing a profile, and then looking for matches. Then we started talking about meeting up – this whole internet dating malarkey is paying off! Whether this is connected or not, I don’t know, but of the women who I was in conversation with, not one of them agreed to meet me after I revealed I was deaf. The number of views stayed the same, but the number of people contacting me tailed off quite significantly. The Limping Chicken is the world's most popular Deaf blog, and is edited by Deaf journalist and filmmaker Charlie Swinbourne.
After some time, these habits will become second nature, and the person you’re dating will develop the ability to subconsciously factor your hearing loss into their daily routine. Everyone, including your attractive date, has insecurities and things they’re afraid of sharing. It takes a lot of courage to put yourself and your hearing loss out there, but the payoff is well worth it!
If you currently have hearing loss and have not gotten help, don’t be afraid to do so. Today’s hearing aids are sleek, sophisticated and sometimes downright sexy since they will improve many aspects of all your relationships.
Then, after drinking about a quarter of our drinks, she suddenly went quiet and strange.
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Her career in hearing care spans sales, marketing and content creation and she enjoys helping people with hearing loss seek help and be their own advocates.
Although most deaf people marry other deaf people, many have relationships with hearing people.
2 daughters & 1 son grow up kids had their own life.
It’s not uncommon for those with hearing loss to bluff their way through a date, pretending they heard everything their date said.
Self-confidence is the best way to earn attraction points from potential dates.
We all have differences and imperfections, and instead of trying to hide them, embrace them as part of what makes you unique.
After a (long) while being single, I decided I would try the internet dating thing a try.