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My Cochlear Story Part 4


Hopefully this post will bring us up to date on my story.  Recovery has been hard.  Part of my hair was shaved off for the surgery (superficial I know, but part of the story…plus I have a picture for it :)), I had intense pain and fatigue for probably a month or so,  and I had terrible vertigo for awhile (though it rears its ugly head from time to time).  Perhaps the worst, hardest part of the recovery process has been the “loss” (for lack of a better word) of my tastebuds on half of my tongue.  At times it […]

I’m on Sabbatical

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“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven” – Ecclesiastes 3:1 We have had a season, let me tell you.  As some of you may (or may not know) we had a crazy busy year last year.  In particular, we had a crazy last few months.  Let’s just say, I am glad the season is over and we survived! In the last six (seven? It’s all a blur…) weeks, I have had major surgery (which, if you are a woman thinking of having a baby or are planning to have surgery at some point, get […]