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JulieH · Platinum Member · ✭✭✭

About Me

I began to lose my hearing in high school. After wearing hearing aids for 30 years I can now dare to dream again and those dreams are coming true!! My CI has given me many "wow" moments and they just keep coming!


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My favorite thing about my AB Cochlear implant is
that I can now "understand" and not just "hear" so easily now!
With my AB cochlear implant, I can
*understand all passengers in the car *go to the movies again *understand my co-workers without looking at them *talk easily on the phone again *listen to music again and even understand some words to songs I don't know
I chose AB because
the technology is superior. I didn't want to get left behind without outdated technology. I LOVE the T-Mic!! It makes holding the phone up to my ear very easy!
I am a BEA Mentor because
I am extremely grateful for this gift. It gives me great satisfaction to be able to help people. I know all of the questions I had and was thankful for the people that helped me along my journey. Now it's my turn to do the same for others.
I can help cochlear implant candidates by
turning people from being anxious and nervous to being excited! I will give you a realistic picture of what to expect and what you can do to make this a successful experience.