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Jennifer T. Patient Expert

San Francisco, California
I went suddenly deaf in 1975 at age 4 of unexplained causes. I wore a hearing aid in my one... Full Bio
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Vanderbilt Image-Guided Mapping Test Results by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness You know it's time to update your blog when total strangers email you asking for updates :) I had results in hand Monday afternoon but it's been a busy, strange week. I have ... Read on »
One week: by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness ...and I still love my new mapping. I was invited to be on a cochlear implant panel in Chattanooga over the weekend. All the manufacturers were represented and we had a g ... Read on »
Day four: by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness On the fourth day today of this new program. And I still like it. There is an ongoing discussion in several different circles about the fact that I don't have ClearVoice on ... Read on »
Research study, day one :) by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness I know it's been a long time since I've written anything here. When you're implanted, everything is new and exciting and overwhelming. There is a lot of adjusting, learning, ... Read on »
Research study article: by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness is here. I'll be reviewing my impressions with it tonight and over the next few days as I try it out for myself. Check the article out to see what we're doing and then I wil ... Read on »
To my fa ... by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness To my family and friends; I'll be walking next Saturday in the Chattanooga, TN Walk4Hearing. The Walk is an effort produced by the Hearing Loss Associatio ... Read on »
Calling It By Name: by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness Some people are born inquisitive, analytical, always surveying the world around them and wanting answers to questions life offers them. I've always been one of those; someon ... Read on »
I remember the family counselo ... by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness I remember the family counselor telling me back in 2005 that my deafness affected my life in more ways than I realized. I told him he was nuts. I didn't think that it affect ... Read on »
My story: by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness A link to the Hearing Loss Magazine can be found here: HLAA Website and the article itself is here . Read on »
Watch for.... by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness ...the July/August edition of Hearing Loss Magazine :) (Photos by Cindy Dyer, who writes about the article here ) Read on »
Check it out! :) by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness http://www.advancedbionics.com/CMS/Support/BEA/Become-a-Mentor/ Read on »
Turning Point by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness I know it has been a LONG time since I have posted anything here...wow...I was startled when I looked at the date of my last post. Truth is, though, writing here has not been ... Read on »
Thank you! by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness ...for all the support that has come my way over the past few days...here and on Facebook. The decision to make a big change of this nature took a while to wrap my brain aro ... Read on »
Just keepin' it real. by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness Long post ahead! I have had a really hard time coming to and writing on this blog for several months. I know it's been neglected...we've had the Walk4Hearing, the HLAA con ... Read on »
Suggestions please? by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness With the HLAA convention coming up in a week and a half, I have been offered a really neat opportunity to speak to the employees at the Nashville airport about the influx of h ... Read on »
Pictures from the Walk4Hearing..... by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness ... here and here. Check them out! I want to write more about this soon, but I'm worn out :). I do want to say a HUGE "Thank You!!!" to everyone who has supported me and ... Read on »
Unexpected Benefits by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness You know, when I first started researching cochlear implants three years ago, all I wanted to do was to find a way to recover the hearing that I was rapidly losing. I honestly ... Read on »
Kinda neat.... by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness ...Check this link out. Recognize anybody? :) Read on »
My Walk4Hearing Personal Page ... by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness My Walk4Hearing Personal Page As of 4/07, I am a third of the way to my goal! :) Read on »
This just in! by Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness I have highlighted some really big news below :) If you are an Operation Iraqi Freedom or an Operation Enduring Freedom veteran, you can receive a complimentary one year membe ... Read on »