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Unsure of cochlear implants at first, woman’s choice to move forward leads to new life of confidence

Unsure of cochlear implants at first, woman’s choice to move forward leads to new life of confidence

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Robin G. grew up speaking English and learning Spanish in mainstreamed schools, living most of her life wearing hearing aids. Being unsure of cochlear implants at first, she finally decided to get implanted after a realization at work that she needed to better hear the world around her. Her decision not only took her to … Continued

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Cochlear’s off-the-ear processors are perfect solution when behind-the-ear hearing aids didn’t help little boy

Cochlear’s off-the-ear processors are perfect solution when behind-the-ear hearing aids didn’t help little boy

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After Robyn H.’s son, Jackson, was born with profound hearing loss, Robyn tried hearing aids to help him hear. After the hearing aids did not provide Jackson with enough sound (and he hated wearing them), they were eager to find another solution to help Jackson hear. Although they knew of cochlear implants, Robyn was even … Continued

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Boy with microtia and atresia gets first step to better hearing

Boy with microtia and atresia gets first step to better hearing

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Amanda C. felt unconditional joy and love when her son Jackson was born, but she noticed something looked different with one of his ears. When she realized he had microtia and atresia, she struggled with the right solution for Jackson, eager to give him full access to sound. After a blur of doctor appointments, they … Continued

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Veteran with hearing loss has wake-up call when unable to hear daughter speak

Veteran with hearing loss has wake-up call when unable to hear daughter speak

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Mike D. suffered with hearing loss for many years as a child. Rupturing his eardrums after serving in the United States Marine Corps, Mike, a veteran with hearing loss, tried to use hearing aids, but they slowly stopped working for him. His wake-up call came when he was struggling to hear his daughter speak and … Continued

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Star in gymnastics with hearing loss aims for high bars in life and gymnastics

Star in gymnastics with hearing loss aims for high bars in life and gymnastics

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Aimee C.’s daughter, Bella, is a star in gymnastics. She is continually striving for excellence, with eagerness to advance and get better in the sport. Though being in gymnastics with hearing loss does present some challenges, Bella has continued to thrive, relying on her visual learning style and perseverance. Hear about the great things she … Continued

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Cochlear Implant recipient plays trombone during Justin Timberlake halftime show

Cochlear Implant recipient plays trombone during Justin Timberlake halftime show

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Max L. had an extraordinary experience that many marching band players only dream of…he performed at the 2018 Big Game Justin Timberlake halftime show. The truly amazing part? Max is a Cochlear Implant recipient and is part of his college’s elite marching band. Read on to learn about Max’s love and talent for music as … Continued

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Cochlear brings leading hearing technology to Android smartphone users

Cochlear brings leading hearing technology to Android smartphone users

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  Centennial, Colo. (June 27, 2018) — Cochlear Limited (ASX: COH), the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, announces the upcoming release of the Nucleus® Smart App for Android™ in the United States and Canada, offering greater connectivity than ever before for people with hearing loss and a cochlear implant. Cochlear implant recipients with the Nucleus® … Continued

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Baha 5 Power System changes man’s life who coped with conductive hearing loss for 60 years

Baha 5 Power System changes man’s life who coped with conductive hearing loss for 60 years

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David was born with Goldenhar syndrome, which is a rare congenital condition that left him without a fully developed ear on his left side. Since David was born without a full left ear, he suffered from conductive hearing loss for the first 60 years of his life. Conductive hearing loss occurs when damage to the … Continued

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Perforated eardrum as a child creates lifetime of hearing loss until she found the Baha System

Perforated eardrum as a child creates lifetime of hearing loss until she found the Baha System

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Michelle L. left her diminishing hearing untreated for many years after a perforated eardrum never completely healed when she was a child. It wasn’t until her child began to battle hearing loss did it move her to take action on her own. After trialing a Cochlear™ Baha® Sound Processor, Michelle awakened to the plethora of … Continued

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Mom with hearing loss found new treatment after inability to communicate with children

Mom with hearing loss found new treatment after inability to communicate with children

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Angela S. had progressive hearing loss that continued to get worse as she got married and had children. Being a mom with hearing loss proved frustrating, especially after her young daughter refused to learn to sign. This completely broke off their communication and connection, breaking Angela’s heart. Needing a solution, Angela learned about cochlear implants. … Continued

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How bone conduction implant solutions for hearing loss differs from other solutions

How bone conduction implant solutions for hearing loss differs from other solutions

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Are you struggling with single-sided deafness (SSD), conductive hearing loss or mixed hearing loss? A bone conduction implant solution for hearing loss, like the Cochlear™ Baha® System, differs from other solutions like CROS hearing aids, conventional hearing aids, middle ear surgery and leaving your hearing loss untreated.  Trying a bone conduction treatment for hearing loss … Continued

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Happy Father’s Day!

Happy Father’s Day!

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Happy Father’s Day! We want to take time to thank the many fathers and grandfathers who have taken the steps to treat their hearing loss. We are proud and always here to help you “Hear Now. And Always”. There are some pretty special people in their lives who’d like to thank them too…     … Continued

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Superstar in sports with cochlear implants shoots for a bright future

Superstar in sports with cochlear implants shoots for a bright future

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After faulty equipment did not allow Heather S.’ daughter, Hailey, to get a newborn hearing screening, Heather followed her gut, knowing that something with Hailey’s hearing was different. When she found out Hailey was deaf, The Smith’s were relieved to learn about cochlear implants and move forward so Hailey could hear. Fast forward to today, … Continued

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Kanso Sound Processor helps Jordona explore again when her love for travel diminished with her hearing

Kanso Sound Processor helps Jordona explore again when her love for travel diminished with her hearing

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Jordona H. began losing her hearing at 30 years of age, which caused her to lose her job, stunted her joy of travel and impacted connections with her family. After getting a cochlear implant and choosing the Cochlear™ Kanso® Sound Processor, Jordona hopped right back into traveling, getting to experience the joy and sounds of the … Continued

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Physically unable to sign, little girl born deaf gets cochlear implants to communicate

Physically unable to sign, little girl born deaf gets cochlear implants to communicate

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Kellie H. knew her daughter, Gabby, was going to be born missing part of both of her arms, but she never expected she would be born profoundly deaf in both ears. After realizing Gabby would be unable to sign to communicate, Kellie and family were beyond grateful for cochlear implant technology. Read on to learn … Continued

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Sibling CI recipients with severe to profound sensorineural hearing loss love music

Sibling CI recipients with severe to profound sensorineural hearing loss love music

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Armalyn O.’s world was turned upside down when her son was diagnosed with bilateral severe to profound sensorineural hearing loss. Then around a year later, her daughter was given the exact same diagnosis. Juggling two children, speech therapy and a tough diagnosis, Armalyn strove to give her children all of the opportunities in the world; … Continued

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After a frightening diagnosis of an acoustic neuroma, Jeffrie Anne discovered a passion for helping others with hearing loss

After a frightening diagnosis of an acoustic neuroma, Jeffrie Anne discovered a passion for helping others with hearing loss

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After surviving a brain tumor, Jeffrie Anne S. could not believe she was diagnosed with an acoustic neuroma. After surgery, her acoustic neuroma was gone, but unfortunately, so was her hearing. Isolation and frustrating conversations led Jeffrie Anne to explore other solutions. Luckily, she was introduced to the Cochlear™ Baha® System: “I am forever grateful… … Continued

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Early cochlear implant adopter, motorcyclist shares how advanced technology helped him on his road to hearing

Early cochlear implant adopter, motorcyclist shares how advanced technology helped him on his road to hearing

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Craig C. was one of the earliest users of the cochlear implant, receiving his first in 1985. Being a long-time advocate for cochlear implants and their advanced technology, Craig now enjoys helping others with their hearing loss journeys and loves to use his wireless accessories so he can hear the joys of the road on … Continued

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How the Baha System helped Brenda overcome sudden deafness in one ear

How the Baha System helped Brenda overcome sudden deafness in one ear

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Can you imagine waking up one day with unexplained, sudden deafness in one ear? Brenda W. lived that nightmare, having her hearing in her right ear robbed overnight. After Brenda was told she would simply have to live with the hearing loss, Brenda was determined to find a solution. With one trial session, read how … Continued

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Progressive hearing loss robbed Timothy of his outgoing personality; a cochlear implant brought it back

Progressive hearing loss robbed Timothy of his outgoing personality; a cochlear implant brought it back

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After Timothy S. was diagnosed with progressive hearing loss, his social personality and motivation diminished alongside his hearing. After hitting rock bottom, he made a choice to treat his hearing loss. Since that day, he has never looked back. Check out Timothy’s story on the cochlear implant that changed his life: “My name is Timothy … Continued

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Brother and sister with Connexin 26 gene mutation get Cochlear Implants and new opportunities

Brother and sister with Connexin 26 gene mutation get Cochlear Implants and new opportunities

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Katy L. had never thought of hearing loss and its impact on her life before. She and her husband were hearing and her first child was born hearing. Then her next two children, Ledger and Ezrie Kate, were diagnosed as the first in their family to have hearing loss, later finding they had the Connexin … Continued

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