I’ve been neglectful in not posting more often. I guess on one hand, things are really going well with my hearing so I haven’t focused on writing much. On the other hand, I know that I’m missing great opportunities to help spread the word about hearing health, research, education and advocacy. … Read the rest
I had the 1 month appointment after the activation of my right side implant Wednesday. I’ve been using the right processor only as much as I could since it was activated. That strategy worked great following activation for the left side. … Read the rest
I had a one-week post activation appointment last Thursday and I’m happy to report that things are progressing nicely.
There are some benefits of having 2 implants from a technology standpoint – at least with the manufacturer of my implants, Advanced Bionics (the best in the field of manufacturers in my opinion). … Read the rest
I went to Nashville/Vanderbilt yesterday to have the new cochlear implant for my right ear activated (hooked up and turned on).
It’s been 3 years since I lost most of the hearing in my right ear. That isn’t an absolute indicator of what I would be able to hear at activated, but does play a role.… Read the rest