Advertisement
Brunch: A Genesis Child Theme for Food & Lifestyle Bloggers

My Daughter’s Second Cochlear Implant Surgery

Today is the day that my daughter gets her second cochlear implant.  I have to admit even though I have already been through this same surgery 12 years ago with my daughter, I was still nervous going into the hospital and waiting for her to have her surgery done.  My daughter was born with a severe to profound hearing loss in both ears.  In 2001, she received her first cochlear implant only on her right side and at that time doctors typically implanted only one side.  Cochlear implants were still fairly new.  At at the time, the evidence proved that only one cochlear implant was sufficient for recipients to be able to here.  The doctors suggested that we wait to see if the technology would improve before deciding to implant her other ear.  After careful consideration, we decided that it was now time for her to get a second cochlear implant.

Continue Reading at Uplifting Families.

Views: 5

Tags: 2nd, a, bilateral, cochlear, did, do, doctors, does, hearing, how, More…implant, loss, one, only, second, surgery, why, work

Comment

You need to be a member of Mom Bloggers Club to add comments!

Join Mom Bloggers Club

Launched in 2007 and 23,000 strong we are the oldest and largest social network for moms who blog. Join us and network with fellow moms.

MBC CUTIES

Our current cuties were uploaded by ChelleUpload a photo of your cutie. They may be featured here. See all of the cuties.

VISIT THESE BLOGGERS

Advertisement

StudioPress Premium WordPress Themes: Foodie Theme

FEATURED MEMBER

ADVERTISE

THIS WEEK'S FEATURED GROUP

LET'S ENTER EACH OTHER'S GIVEAWAY

You just started the world of promotional blog giveaways. You get someone to give away a really cool product on your blog. Now you just need someone to enter the giveaway!! JOIN NOW.

© 2016   Created by Mom Bloggers Club.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service