I’ll let the video do the talking here, but do yourself a favor and watch this.

I was born deaf and 8 weeks ago I received a hearing implant. This is the video of them turning it on and me hearing myself for the first time 🙂 Edit: For those of you who have asked the implant I received was Esteem offered by Envoy Medical.

[youtube width=”640″ height=”390″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LsOo3jzkhYA[/youtube]

We are very aware that some folks think this is not real, and we are only assuming the best.  Also, it is Friday so this is a good lead in into the weekend.