Cochlear Implant Update: 3 Months Since Activation

It’s been three months since my cochlear implant was activated and four and a half months since my surgery. We finally have some data on the actual progress I’ve made! All the struggles and headaches have actually been worth it. A personally shout out to Fox in Socks by Dr. Seuss. That book was aContinue reading “Cochlear Implant Update: 3 Months Since Activation”

Cochlear Implant Journey Continues

This week I was cleared to be healed enough to receive my device. As exciting as this is, my journey to better hearing is in it’s infancy. After the surgical site is healthy enough to handle a magnet, I got the processor which tells the implanted device in my head which electrical pulses to send.Continue reading “Cochlear Implant Journey Continues”

Cochlear Implant Journey

When I was first told that my ears were getting worse and there would be a day hearing aids would no longer help me I was absolutely devastated. Who wants to be told they are losing one of their 5 senses? Especially a mother who is the primary bread winner. How would I be ableContinue reading “Cochlear Implant Journey”