Originally Posted by BionicBill
Thanks for the welcome and wonderful comments! However, I knew I was walking out on thin ice when I joined this forum...an uneasiness came over me when I realized I was participating in a CI discussion board that was hosted on a Deaf community based website. History has taught me well, so I'll be sure to tread lightly.
I think you will find that the hot potato is more about child implantation these days. Most people on this website say they are okay with adults choosing a CI for themselves. What sort of history are you speaking of? Your own experiences?