December 7, 2017

Watch: Can deaf people drive?

Have you ever heard the myth that deaf people can’t drive? 

Phonak hEARo and YouTuber Jessica Flores made a video, proving that myth wrong.…

June 30, 2017

This is how to talk to people newly diagnosed with hearing loss 

Are you new to having hearing loss, or know someone who was recently diagnosed with hearing loss? 

Some people are born deaf and hard-of-hearing, while others lose their hearing over time. When a person loses their hearing later on in …

May 11, 2017

Two babies born deaf, mom finds solace and laughter with first hearing aids

“The journey started just on day two of life,” says Melissa Hyder.”Both of my children did not pass the newborn hearing screening test that was performed at the hospital.”

Melissa, a mother of three, said she and her husband know …

February 29, 2016

Cochlear Implants: The Big ‘Switch On’

After Harry had his cochlear implant operation I found myself flooded with messages of congratulations that Harry could now hear. Unfortunately, of course, this wasn’t quite the case just yet. The operation was just the beginning and without the external
December 28, 2015

10 Hearing Loss Stories that Defined 2015

Maybe more than any year before, 2015 was a breakthrough year for people with hearing loss. We saw tears of happiness in more viral “first time hearing” videos, learned more about how hearing loss affects our overall health, and rejoiced
December 8, 2015

Can you read my lips?

Lipreading is a common technique used by people who have – or are developing – hearing loss. But, lipreading and straining to hear can be hard work. 

“Can You Read My Lips?” is an immersive short video about lip-reading based …

May 8, 2014

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May 7, 2014

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April 29, 2014

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