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Hearing and healing takes time

The last activation was better than the first.  It was more comfortable without the vestibular fullness feeling and I did get a greater range it seemed.  But I still have a long long ways to go.  I still struggle with distinguishing speech or even just recognizing speech.  At this point my hearing is way worse than it was before my surgery, the first surgery.  I am often tired and I say "what" a lot more.  I am also tired of saying "what" that I just find myself pulling away from conversations.  I find myself avoiding social situations because it is too exhausting to try and seems fruitless.  Similar to before the surgery but worse.

This is normal.  Everyone's response varies.  This is mine.  It will take some time to get better.  With further mapping (calibration) and brain adaptation the sounds and therapy I will start to differentiate sounds better and I will hear speech. 

I still struggle with dizziness.  Everything moves when I walk or move.  I feel that i…

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