Tag Archives: Choclear implant

All Things are Difficult Before They Become Easy

My experience as a parent of a disabled child.

Interview With Molly

Jake’s cousin Molly is a Junior at Fairhaven High School.  Molly is taking a Media Production Class, and for a Photojournalism project she decided to do an interview on us and Usher Syndrome.  Molly is nominated for two student New England Emmy Awards, and she wants to go on to major in Communications. Although we […]

Stuck In the Middle: The Cochlear Implant Debate

From the perspective of a hearing parent raising a deaf daughter I want to share our experience with choosing cochlear implants for our Rebecca and some of the controversy that surrounds it. I expect many already know, but to briefly explain; A Cochlear implant is a small device much like a hearing aid that provides […]