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When You're No Longer Healthy, but No One Seems to Understand Your Illness
Have you ever felt misunderstood when it comes to ongoing symptoms associated with your AN? This article doesn't mention acoustic neuroma, but does talk about the feelings patients have when they can't do what they used to do.
How Traveling Has Made Me More Open and Confident with Hearing Loss
"..When you're traveling and are immersed in someone else's world, those who are not always the outcast, now become the outcast." For the author of this article, traveling put her on a level playing field with the others in her group as everyone had trouble being understood because of the language barrier.
Making Marriage Work with Ongoing Health Issues
Marriage can be hard work without the added stress of one partner’s ongoing health issues. Keeping a marriage afloat during these times can take a combination of trial and error, brutal honesty, professional help, and strategies to deal with practical, everyday matters.