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Fierce Autistic Advocate: Deaf Civil Rights Parallels Autistic Civil Rights

 

Cochlear Implant

What is the cochlear implant? It is a device that is surgically installed in the cochlea to give a Deaf people sound. It uses electrical impulses to send sound waves to the brain by working around the damaged cochlea, creating a perceived indication of sound to a Deaf person or Hard of Hearing person.

Source: Fierce Autistic Advocate: Deaf Civil Rights Parallels Autistic Civil Rights


By Eve Reiland

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