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This Dad Went Viral After Getting A Cochlear Implant Tattoo To Match His Daughter

*Heart flutters.*

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This is Alistair Campbell, father of six-year-old Charlotte. Charlotte has two cochlear implants to help her hearing - and in a heartwarming move of Father-of-the-Year proportions, Alistair now has one too.

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Alistair got the tattoo after Charlotte's second cochlear implant to show his support of her. Speaking to BuzzFeed News, Alistair described watching Charlotte's journey:

"It has changed her life being given the gift of sound."

Charlotte's mother had a cochlear implant and her brother, Lewis, wears hearing aids - so it came as no shock when Charlotte needed two implants, the first when she was four.

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Speaking to the New Zealand Herald, Alistair said he wanted to get the tattoo to prove his love for her. "My hair can grow back," he said.

"The reaction have been overwhelming, mostly positive. Some negative comments have surfaced, they don't bother me, we're doing what is best for our daughter and our family."

The Campbell family belong to the Hear4kidz Trust. The trust helps support families living with deaf children living in the Taupo region of New Zealand.

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