Just a quick post to update you all on where I am now. Two years ago today I didn’t know… Read more Live, Learn and Travel: Life Two Years Post-Surgery
Thursday February 4 – Day 3 We started the morning by finishing setting the electrodes to capture the lowest volumes… Read more CI Programming Day 3: Soft Sound Detection and Electricity Speed
Wednesday, February 3 – Programming, day 2. As I was heading to the hospital early in the morning, I tried… Read more CI Programming Day 2: Finding Thresholds and Volumes
One week until activation The insertion of the electrode array into my cochlea has destroyed the last of the functioning… Read more 15 Cochlear Implant Recipients Describe What Things Sounded Like After Activation
Monday January 11 – The day before my cochlear implant surgery. I went to the hospital for my pre-op appointments… Read more What Happens During a Cochlear Implant Surgery?
This is the last week I’ll be able to hear anything with my natural hearing. The little sounds that I… Read more Surgery Prep: Reading Rebuilt by Michael Chorost
2015…You’re almost gone, and that’s fabulous. You’ve been a real pain since before you revealed yourself to us, and you… Read more Reflections On A Bitchy 2015