Counting to Ten

I can hear. Monday, January 29, 2018 was activation day. Andreas and I hunkered down for a quiet weekend together and mostly were just anxious about how activation would go Our first worry was that the implant would work at all. It’s not really realistic since it’s tested at the end of surgery before they […]

E8 – The Recovery

Episode 8 is called “The Recovery,” but it starts with gratitude. It’s been a week since Caroline had a cochlear implant surgically installed into her right ear. After an overnight stay in hospital Caroline was cleared to go home. The entire experience of getting a cochlear implant is new, so first things first, Caroline wanted […]