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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