Sounds Good Blog
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 ...
Five reasons to Protect Your Hearing27. August 2017
We live in a visual world in which the significance of being able to hear well is often underestimated. Our hearing is the most powerful human sensory organ, which has a huge ...
Protect your hearing and give others the power to hear19. June 2017
Summer time is the festival and concert season. Live events bring a lot of fun, but can also have consequences for our hearing. Jackson Mann from Minneapolis (US) had to learn it ...