A Childhood with Hearing Loss: Magteld Smith

Growing up in a hearing world has its challenges. Here's what MED-EL cochlear implant recipient Magteld Smith experienced.

Reading Books with a Child Cochlear Implant Recipient

Reading books with your child is a great way to help them develop language and literacy skills. Here's how to get the most out of each book.

The History of MRI and Cochlear Implants

Here's a brief history of MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging), focussing on the development of cochlear implants and their MRI safety.

Conversation Skills for Your Child with Hearing Loss

A child with a hearing loss has significantly fewer opportunities to build conversation skills in the same way as a child with normal hearing.

Better than Hearing Aids: Virgi Mills’ Cochlear Implant Story

What happens when you realize that your hearing aids just don't work well enough? Virgi Mills was there, and here's her story.

What to Do When You Hear Unpleasant Sounds

If you're a cochlear implant recipient and find some sounds to be unpleasant, here's what you should know to hear better.

Why Don’t the Best Hearing Aids Work Like You Remember?

If you've used hearing aids but they don't work like you remember, it's not necessarily your fault. Here's how you can fix it and hear better.