Personal, Pre-Surgery

It’s Not You, It’s Me: How It Feels to Breakup With My Hearing Aid Audiologist

Image Credits: Global Nerdy This weekend I realized something for the first time. I will never again use a hearing aid. I haven't worn a hearing aid in more than 2 months since I broke the one for my right, unimplanted ear and every backup I had (the battery compartments snapped on them both awhile… Continue reading It’s Not You, It’s Me: How It Feels to Breakup With My Hearing Aid Audiologist

Post-Surgery

Post Cochlear Implant Surgery: The Removal of Stitches And Testing of Equipment PLUS WHEN MY ACTIVATION WILL BE!

Image Credits: Wise Geek Today was a really big day, even though it started off just being about me getting my stitches out. I wasn't even going to meet with the audiologists until next week. My original appointment with the audiologist to test equipment was scheduled for tomorrow. However, here in South Jersey we're expecting… Continue reading Post Cochlear Implant Surgery: The Removal of Stitches And Testing of Equipment PLUS WHEN MY ACTIVATION WILL BE!

Christianity, Church, Personal, Pre-Surgery, Religion

Preparing For Cochlear Implant Surgery

Image Credits: Powerhouse Museum I've slowed down a little bit with my blog posts this week. I've just been so incredibly busy with work and preparing for my cochlear implant surgery lately. I've said it once and I've said it again, I'm pretty sure preparing for the surgery is a much harder and more-time consuming… Continue reading Preparing For Cochlear Implant Surgery