Post-Activation

Why I Don’t Want To Give Up On Lip-Reading

Image Credits: Fan Pop When I first got my cochlear implant I was told that it may make it so I don't have to rely on lip-reading so much, but that I would probably still do it simply out of habit. They weren't kidding about that. Many people with cochlear implants do not want to… Continue reading Why I Don’t Want To Give Up On Lip-Reading

Personal, Post-Activation

What It’s Like to Go To Disney World With A Cochlear Implant

Larry and I in front of Cinderella's Castle on our first day in Disney You may have read my recent blog post on how airport security can be a traumatizing experience for cochlear implant recipients. That was a bit of a preview for this post, since I was traveling to Disney, after all. You may… Continue reading What It’s Like to Go To Disney World With A Cochlear Implant