Tips to Motivate Young People With Hearing Loss to Read

Reading and writing are the foundation of learning and doing well at school. They help lead to finding meaningful employment as adults and aid in establishing friendships and integrating into the [...]

A Singer with Single-Sided Deafness: How I Returned to Music

A couple of weeks ago we introduced you to Johanna, a professional singer with single-sided deafness who received her cochlear implant in 2009 after losing her hearing the year prior from [...]

Use Junk Mail as a Language Activity With Your Child

Reading is an essential way to build language skills, but it can be a challenge to find literacy activities that don’t always involve a book. Yet, in our everyday lives, we are surrounded by text [...]

Roger™ 21 with the Roger Clip-On Mic Product Review

Want to hear clearer especially in noisy settings? The Roger™ Clip-On Mic can help you hear every word of the conversation—CI user Megan shares her review!

Learn How to Better Manage Conversations

If you are hearing implant recipient, communication breakdowns may reduce your motivation for talking with others. Find out tips for understanding the different communication styles to help you [...]

My First Holiday With a Hearing Implant: Silke’s Story

A recent VIBRANT SOUNDBRIDGE recipient, Silke shares what her first holiday was like with improved hearing, including some unforgettable experiences of a lifetime.

Memory and Multitasking Skills For Children With Hearing Loss

Memory, multitasking & planning are sometimes challenging for children with hearing loss. Help build these skills with these tips from MED-EL’s Head of Rehabilitation, Donna Sperandio.

Review of the Roger™ 21 with the Roger Pen Wireless Microphone

Want an improved listening experience with your SONNET? Check out Adam’s review of the Roger™ 21 and Roger Pen wireless microphone from Phonak.

10 Questions You Shouldn’t Miss Asking Your Cochlear Implant Surgeon

The time leading up to getting a cochlear implant can be full of anticipation. Find out our advice on the questions you should ask your CI surgeon from CI recipient and MED-EL USA team member, Keri.