Daughter Felt “Weird” Because Of New Hearing Device, So Dad Got A Tattoo That Made All The Difference.

Charlotte Campbell is a six-year-old girl who just had a procedure for her second cochlear implant – a new type of hearing device that has to be surgically implanted – and was having trouble dealing with being different from the other kids.

It’s hard to go through something like that as a child.  It makes you feel weird and uncomfortable.

In a beautiful example of love and support, her dad Alistair got one too – in the form of a tattoo.

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Both Charlotte’s mother and brother wear hearing aids- so the family wasn’t surprised to discover Charlotte’s hearing needs.  But, as evidenced by their dad’s tattoo, they were quick to make Charlotte feel special.

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“It has changed her life being given the gift of sound,” Alistair said when asked about Charlotte’s journey.

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Apparently the tattoo took 45 minutes and was a little painful, but Alistair is glad he did it. His daughter loved the idea and instantly felt more at peace.

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