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    Depression due to feeling isolated?

    Thank you for the advice, I need to figure out on what I wanna focus on. :)
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    Depression due to feeling isolated?

    You’re right; I’ll look into picking up ASL again. I used to sign a bit as a kid. Maybe it is just a lifestyle thing and I need to actually make a lifestyle change for once now that I am an adult living away from my parents. And thanks, I may take up on the opportunity to chat when I can. Thanks...
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    Depression due to feeling isolated?

    I've been hard-of-hearing for all of my life. Moderate to severe. I'm in my mid-twenties now, and I've been feeling "isolated" for a few years now. Before, I did my best to cope but lately it's been harder to deal with it; especially when my hearing partner is always talking with their friends...
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    Should there be accommodations made in a loud machine shop?

    No, there aren't any lights to indicate sudden sounds. It just happens.
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    Should there be accommodations made in a loud machine shop?

    Well, I'm not deaf so I cannot relate. I'm asking if I shouldn't do this program because there's a running risk to lose hearing, not that I'm already deaf.
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    Should there be accommodations made in a loud machine shop?

    They have earplugs, but no one really uses them. And a lot of the time it's hard to react fast enough to sudden loud noises.
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    Should there be accommodations made in a loud machine shop?

    I am HOH, and I'm currently in school for manufacturing. The machine shop is always loud, and the sharp sounds hurt my ears sometimes. This career has a high likelihood of hearing loss long term. However, it is very important to hear because it would be a safety hazard if I cannot hear; it is...
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    Hello, my name is anonymously

    Hello, everyone. I am hard of hearing. Just wanted to say hi to anyone here on this site. I would like to meet people who are similar to me. Thank you, and have a good day.
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