Sounds Good Blog
“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 experience14. 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 loss03. 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 loss12. 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 Trends22. 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 ...
Mom is the best therapy18. October 2017
By Louise Kaben, Program Manager Hear the World Foundation
When little Alejandro first heard his mother’s voice, it was a milestone in the life of the four-year-old: he could hear. The ...
The satisfaction of doing the right thing23. September 2017
By Ora Buerkli, Member of the Hear the World Foundation Board and VP Global Audiology at Phonak
I’ve been on the advisory board of the Hear the World Foundation since its ...
10 tips for teens with hearing loss20. September 2017
By guest authors Stephanie Olson and Lynne Canales, Children's Hospital Colorado, Board Members, Hands & Voices Colorado
The adventure of adolescence is full of discovery and challenges – socially and within ones ...
A powerful voice for conscious hearing28. August 2017
Marc Sway, the half-Brazilian and half-Swiss musician became a Hear the World ambassador in 2017. In May, he visited one of the foundation's projects in São Paulo to give hope to ...