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Using the telephone with your cochlear implant

The telephone is important for communication at home, in the workplace, and socially. Many cochlear implant users are able to use the telephone. Practising your listening skills and using the correct technique and equipment can help you make the best use of the telephone.

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It is often difficult to enjoy listening to music again with a cochlear implant. Read about one user's musical experience.

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