Whether he is playing the trumpet, making salsa with his family or competing in DECA competition, Finn’s hearing aids play a huge role in every aspect of his life. Finn […]
For many teachers, having a hard of hearing or deaf student can be eye-opening and present new challenges such as trying to decipher the code of hearing technology. Many deaf […]
Hearing in a noisy classroom, restaurant or gym can be tough, especially as a teenager with hearing loss. The Phonak Roger accessories are FM systems, otherwise known as radio aids […]
Over the summer, Phonak Teen advisors Isaac and Emmy went to Ohio State University to take part in campUS, an overnight summer program for teens with hearing loss. In its […]
Valli Vida Gideons’ teenage son was able to stand up for himself in an unfair situation. Learn how to help deaf teens advocate for themselves.
The world’s first fully ASL video game is now out for all to play! It is called “DeafVerse World One: Duel of the Bots” and was created by deaf developers.
Phonak Roger technology comes in handy for Maddy, a teenager with hearing loss.
Access to technology and support can be life-changing for people living with hearing loss. However, not everyone has the same access to technology and support. That is why this year’s […]
After staying silent about hearing loss, this deaf teen, is proud of her hearing aid and wants other teens to be proud of their differences too.
It’s been 8 months since I picked up my first pair of hearing aids from the audiologist’s office. Of course, as with many other men in middle age, my hearing […]
As a media futurist, I’ve been pondering what’s ahead for hearing aids since I first got a pair less than a year ago to improve my own deteriorating hearing. “Futurists” […]
There’s one thing that often struck terror in my heart when I was a teenager: social gatherings.
Quick tips for success-ensuring comfort and clarity while conquering social stigmas.
Being deaf means doing things differently, but it doesn’t mean you can’t pursue something you love and find your career with hearing loss.
As a first-time mom, it took a while to realize that I should be taking advantage of my slumbering husband’s hearing.
A mother-daughter duo reflect on growing up—and raising—a child with hearing loss.
Wireless audio systems for children with hearing loss, have improved dramatically since the 1960s.
When I was thirteen years old, I loved horror movies. The scarier, the better. Bring on the bloodbath, and the ghosts and the ghouls. The louder you could scream, the […]