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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="3741" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Debbie is a bilateral Cochlear Nucleus 7 recipient. Is also an amazing person. Her hearing loss was gradual so she does not know when it began but it was diagnosed when she was...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="3737" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Vinell has a long-term progressive, profound hearing loss. There is a genetic component within her family for hearing loss. At one point she had to give up the career she loved as a...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="3732" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Kathy discovered her hearing loss while self-testing an audiometer as a school nurse.  She realized that either the machine had a problem or her hearing.  It was her hearing. Many will be able to...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="3725" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Growing up with normal hearing, Chris woke up one morning when she was 32, to discover she had lost her hearing in one ear. The sudden hearing loss was compounded by a progressive...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="3720" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Totally deaf for 35 years, Richard received bilateral cochlear implant surgery just prior to his 65th birthday. He went from zero speech comprehension to 85% with time and effort at rehabilitation. He was...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="3713" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] We first met David more than two years ago. His high frequency hearing loss was interfering with his job as a reporter and was a strain on him and his family. He was...