Sounds Good Blog
A child in Malawi likely doesn’t know who Santa is
15. October 2018
Lisa Bacic from Phonak recently volunteered at our project in Malawi. As a speech-language pathologist she knows that adapting communication resources is very important for a successful therapy. Because not every child
«Auditory-verbal therapy is essential for children with cochlear implants»
27. September 2018
In 2017, Hear the World donated cochlear implants (CI) for the first time, to three children in need in Panama. This spring, four more children with a profound hearing loss received the
Do you feel you have hearing issues?
14. November 2018
When did you last have your hearing tested? Don’t wait any longer. The online hearing test gives you a first impression about how well you hear.
“I was deeply impressed”
03. September 2018
German singer-songwriter Gregor Meyle has been a Hear the World ambassador since July 2018. During his visit to a project in South Africa in July, he met children with hearing loss at ...
“Not many people get to be bionic!”
12. July 2018
Isaiah Baier lost his hearing due to meningitis when he was 21 months old. Thanks to a cochlear implant and a hearing aid he was able to hear again and live a ...
An awe-inspiring experience
14. June 2018
By Sanah Kayani, Audiologist at Boots Hearingcare
Lisa Robertson (Audiologist Boots Hearingcare) and I set off from cloudy London Heathrow to the Paris of the middle east, Beirut in Lebanon. I cannot ...
Tips to prevent and reduce the impact of hearing loss
03. March 2018
On March 3, for World Hearing Day 2018, the World Health Organization (WHO) will draw attention towards the rise in the number of people with hearing loss across the world with the ...
Hope dies last: the story of a strong woman and mother of children with hearing loss
12. February 2018
By Jackie Oduor, a mother from Kenya of four children – three with severe to profound hearing loss.
We were blessed with our first child in 2006. I had a normal pregnancy and ...
Global Hearing Health – 3 Trends
22. November 2017
By Edie Gibson, Sonova employee representative on the Hear the World Advisory Board
The Coalition for Global Hearing Health (CGHH) met October 12 – 14, 2017 for the 8th annual meeting in ...