In my last post, I shared how my Muscular Dystrophy has caused me to have great difficulty with communication. While the speech problems haven’t improved but worsened, my ability to communicate has drastically improved. This improvement is due to technology.
Last November I finally received the adaptive technology I was waiting for. There was a very steep learning curve at first, but now it is second nature when I use it. I guess I should briefly explain how it works. Continue reading “the Advantage of Laser Eyes”
Note: It has been just over a year since writing this post. While my speech has actually worsened, I have finally gotten the help I need to communicate. Read the post after next to find out more.
I didn’t want to start this blog when I was going through a difficult time. However, if I keep waiting until my life is going good I may never start. I also have been having a harder time speaking over the last year or so, which in turn makes it harder to use my voice recognition software. Not to mention frustrating. So this may take me a little while to write.
I have had to deal with much loss of physical abilities over the course of my life thanks to muscular dystrophy. Every time I lose another ability there is a grief process I have to go through, until I finally come to the point where I can accept the loss. Then I can figure out how to adapt. Continue reading “Communication”