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Megan L.

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Megan L. last won the day on January 16

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About Megan L.

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  • Gender
    Female

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    User of a hearing implant
  • Implanted
    Yes
  • Implant Period
    3-5 years
  • Implant Type
    Cochlear Implant
  • Hearing Loss Type
    Sensorineural
  • Cause of Hearing Loss
    Other
  • Pre/post lingual Hearing Loss
    Post lingual Hearing Loss
  • Sudden/Progressive Hearing Loss
    Sudden Hearing Loss
  • Uni/bilateral Implant
    Unilateral implant
  • Country
    United States

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  1. Wow wee @Mary Beth!! We had 2 false alarms but I’m sure our snow is on the way 🥶☃️❄️
  2. Great to hear from you @Valentin 😁 glad to hear you’re still improving and hearing better. Have any WOW moments to share? I turned the heat on tonight and it’s not forced air (it kind of radiates from the baseboards) but I heard a soft “whooosh” and I thought to myself I would never had heard that 3 years ago!
  3. Happy 3 year anniversary @Valentin!! Hope you are doing well 😁 Time flies!
  4. This is a great idea @Mary Beth!! I’m definitely going to look into this. My apartment came with a talking smoke alarm but I brought another smoke alarm with a strobe. If anyone ever knocks on my door while I’m sleeping, this might work! I have a door bell that flashes but...ya know most people don’t push it, they knock 👎 Thanks for sharing 😁
  5. @Mary Beth yes!!!! Would be nice to meet in person after...almost 3 years! I can’t believe it’s going to be 3 years 😁 smile
  6. Hey @Mary Beth! I know I’ve been MIA but def interested 😁 sounds fun! Hope all is well. Thanks for not forgetting about me!!!!!!!!
  7. I am @Mary Beth!! Always an adventure moving and living some place new 😆
  8. The squeak and creak of my new apartment 😆 HAHA The hustle and bustle and honking taxis of NYC to remind me how far I’ve come since Parsons! And being able to carry a full blown conversations with my coworkers without having to see their faces!!
  9. Thank you @Jewel and @Mary Beth!! I’m looking forward to the move but the smoke alarm has me a little anxious as I try to figure it out. Thanks for the suggestion MB! I haven’t seen this one yet but looks promising 😁
  10. Hellooooooo HPs 😁 I know I’ve been away for a good amount of time but I’ve landed a new role (at RL) and a new apartment closer to work. YAY! I’ll finally get 2-4 hours of my time back now that I won’t commute as far 🥳 That being said I need some help and some recommendations for the smoke alarm especially while sleeping or when my ears are out. I’ve found some possible options but I’m not completely sold on them so I’d like to hear what my friends on HPs use! Thank you for your help 😁
  11. @Mary Featherston It’s a great feeling being able to understand everybody you talk to (for the most part)!!
  12. @Jewel You made an awesome list!!! Now I’ll add a few specific ones of my own 😁 *I recently went with a friend to see Anastasia on Broadway (for the first time since getting my CI) and could follow the entire story and dialogue. I loved that. *I work in apparel (Technical Design to be specific) and during fittings it’s my responsibility to take fit notes/comments to send to the vendor on pattern and garment fit corrections and I would never be able to do it without my CI. There is a lot of talk during these fittings between different departments (PD, Design, Merch) that if I didn’t have my CI, I’d never be able to follow!! *At work, I’d never hear people calling my name from across the room, now I do! *I love that I can understand accents from around the world with very little effort *Music sounds the best it ever has - like a complete song not half or part of a song *Its been very freeing being able to talk and listen on the phone with ease *I can eavesdrop on conversations at work...hehe so fun! Never could do that before Thats all I have for now off the top of my tired head 😴😁
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