March 16, 2024

Keep on moving – Tiffany’s story

When Team Phonak caught up with Tiffany Walker of Lubbock, Texas, she was in the final stages of preparing for the New York City Half Marathon in support of the […]
February 23, 2024

Doing it herself: Helena’s story

Right now, the odds are that somewhere along England’s South Coast, a feisty 14-year-old (her words) is thinking about the next post on one of her three Instagram accounts. Maybe […]
January 26, 2024
Oliver Howes

Shaped by music: Oliver’s story

“It’s the sound of the classical guitar that I love. And its history and repertoire. And the wide range of music you can play. And also, the uniqueness of the […]
June 7, 2023
teaching with hearing loss

Teacher with hearing loss: ‘I feel freer and more present in the classroom.’

Max Wallbom, 33, has never seen his hearing loss as an obstacle. He pursued a career as a high school language teacher, a profession centered around communication and being attentive. […]
June 5, 2023

A Comprehensive Guide to Purchasing Hearing Aids

A comprehensive guide to help you make an informed decision when purchasing hearing aids.
May 24, 2023
Why I use hearing technology and sign language

5 things D/deaf people want you to know about hearing aids

Hearing aids are a common treatment option for individuals with hearing loss, but not everyone who is deaf or hard of hearing uses them. For those who do use hearing […]
November 21, 2022
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Phonak Roger Soundfield system offers more peace in the classroom

Clear improvements can be made in noisy classrooms by using Roger Soundfield in the Classroom for students with hearing loss.
November 10, 2022
adults with Auditory Processing Disorders

Don’t forget about me; Adults with APD

Auditory Processing Disorders (APD) can affect both adults and children. Children struggling in school are often diagnosed and receive assistance,  but APD is often less diagnosed in adults. 
June 10, 2022
deaf transgender

Pride Month: Addressing her hearing loss and her gender

Alfie Martins did not have good experiences with hearing aids, but that changed when she spontaneously learned about Phonak Audéo Marvel hearing aids.
March 28, 2022

Why we use the Phonak Roger On

Phonak “hEARos” Cyril Dessel and Dany Mingas both lead active lives in spite of their hearing problems. In this joint interview, they share their tips for hearing better at work […]
February 18, 2022

How Jan got his energy back with Phonak hearing aids

Engineer Jan Graversen is a man with both of his feet planted firmly on the ground, and likes to get involved in everything important to him — both at home and at work. Today, Jan Graversen no longer lacks energy, but this hasn't always been the case.
October 8, 2021
hearing loss and mental health

Hearing loss and mental health

October 10th is Mental Health Awareness Day. Various aspects of hearing loss and mental health can go hand in hand. The impact of hearing loss on mental health is nothing […]
September 1, 2021
Deaf Awareness Month

Celebrating Deaf Awareness Month this September

Living life with hearing loss can come with its challenges, but through advocacy, support, therapies and technology, we can support a world where hearing loss isn’t an obstacle.
July 28, 2021
deaf Olympians

Deaf Olympians in Tokyo

The 2020 Olympics are underway in Tokyo, Japan. Even though it’s 2021, the original dates were postponed due to COVID-19. Despite the pandemic still raging and spectators barred from events, […]
May 4, 2021

Deaf, Hard of Hearing Mothers Needed for Survey about Health Care during Pregnancy

Researchers are looking for Deaf and hard of hearing mothers to participate in a survey about their health care during pregnancy.
October 7, 2020
U.S. debates with sign language

How to watch the U.S. debates with sign language

Access to information is important. Here's how people with hearing loss can watch the U.S. Presidential debates with sign language.
September 11, 2020
Deaf Awareness Month 2020

Deaf Awareness Month: 10 Things to Know About Being Deaf

You never know when you might run into someone who is Deaf so we wanted to share 10 things to be aware of for Deaf Awareness Month.
August 7, 2020
how to talk about your child’s hearing loss diagnosis to other people

How to talk about your child’s hearing loss diagnosis

If you’re struggling to process a diagnosis, know that you are not alone. Here are tips for how to talk about your child’s hearing loss diagnosis.
June 22, 2020
Meniere's Disease family support is crucial

5 ways to support a loved one with Meniere’s Disease

Finding out a loved one has Meniere’s Disease can feel overwhelming. Here are my top five tips to support a loved one with Meniere's Disease.
December 20, 2019
phonak roger technology for teens

Watch: Phonak Roger Technology for Teens

Phonak Roger technology comes in handy for Maddy, a teenager with hearing loss.