Ingrid

Ingrid’s Story  North Queenslander Ingrid Turner has experienced first hand the life-changing power of technology with Cochlear Implants (CI) opening her life to a world of sound. In December 2009, Ingrid went bilateral and was the first Queenslander to be fitted with a Nucleus 5 (Nucleus CP800) implanted in her right ear. Ingrid was diagnosed […]

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Glenda

Glenda’s Story I became deaf due to Meniere’s disease. The attacks left me ill and debilitated, but worse they caused almost total hearing loss in both ears. I became isolated and frustrated. This story is of my journey from the world of hearing into the isolation of deafness and back. Since receiving cochlear implants I […]

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Barnaby Lund

Challenge accepted: How deafness teaches us to survive and thrive This month, Barnaby Lund, Marketing and Account Manager of Bradley Reporting writes about the challenges of living with deafness, and how these challenges give us the skills that make us valuable to employers. “I’m sorry but you will be completely deaf by the time you […]

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