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TheMuscleKitchen .. Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine

Los Angeles, California
in 1999, I realized I was eating smarter than most bipeds who begged for my 'secrets'. That began a huge, wonderful journey and third career, nutrition. It's not about popping more pills, rather it's eating real pure foods to avoid as many pills as possible. Doing so helped me recover from an often untreatable dementia. The lightbulb in my head was dimmed for months (semi-comatose), but the...

Dr. Timothy Durnin Health Maven

Specialty: chiropractor (DC)
Lansing, Illinois
Communities: Exercise, Swimming, Martial Arts , ...

Dr. G Health Maven

Specialty: Plastic Surgery
California
David T. Greenspun, M.D., is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon specializing in microsurgical perforator flap breast reconstruction. He practices in New York City and Fairfield County, Connecticut. For more information, please visit www.davidgreenspunmd.com In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Greenspun is also known for his clinical research in perforator flap surgery. He helped...

Sarah C. Patient Expert

 Cambridge, United Kingdom
I've been deaf since the age of 4 and it has progressively got worse since then and I'm now severely to profoundly deaf in both ears. I have started this blog so you can see me going through the process of having a cochlear implant.

BionicallyYours Patient Expert

Seattle, Washington
Tasha Hanley was born profoundly deaf, in both ears. She was raised using sign language and became fully mainstreamed in fifth grade, using a sign language interpreter. At age 18, while attending the University of Washington, she decided to get a cochlear implant after using hearing aids on the highest volume and wishing to get the full spectrum of sounds around her. Activation on July 1st, 2008...

Drew's Dad . Patient Expert

Columbus, Ohio
I am the father of Drew, a boy who was born profoundly deaf in both ears. He received simultaneous, bilateral cochlear implants at 8 months of age in September 2007. Our blog is our record of our family's immersion and interaction within the world of deafness. We hope that it helps others find the information and guidance that they might be looking for.
Communities: General Medicine

Everyday with Ethan Patient Expert

San Francisco, California
I am a mother to five kids. One who is bilaterally deaf with Cochlear Implants. I have worked alongside Ethan to get him caught up with his hearing peers. He is an amazing young man.
Communities: General Medicine

Jennifer T. Patient ExpertHealth Maven

San Francisco, California
I went suddenly deaf in 1975 at age 4 of unexplained causes. I wore a hearing aid in my one "good" ear for just over 30 years, and then within the space of about a year year I lost all my remaining hearing. In November of 2007 I implanted my right ear and in August of 2008 I implanted my left ear. My speech comprehension scores have jumped from 8% before the implant to 98% after, so I...

Jodi Cutler Del Dottore Patient ExpertHealth Maven

Italy
I am an American Mom living in Tuscany. My twelve year old son Jordan was born profoundly deaf, wore hearing aids for eight years and currently wears a cochlear implant. My blog is the story of our journey. Co-Author of RALLY CAPS www.rallycaps.net