I can tell you the exact day, and pretty close to the exact time, when it happened.
On July 11th, 2016, at about 11am, my youngest son and I were on I-5, driving from Portland, Oregon to Salem, Oregon. All of a sudden, in the time it takes to snap your fingers, I lost all hearing my left ear.
The change was instantaneous, highly noticeable, and accompanied by a sensation that my ear was full of fluid.
I was suffering from Sudden Sensorial Hearing Loss. continue reading