Esteban López has had hearing loss since he was baby. Using hearing aids, he succeeded at school and followed his dreams all the way to veterinary school. But even with the strongest hearing aids, he struggled to hear people (and animals!) clearly at work. It was then that he decided to get cochlear implants. Now,
Today’s Rehab At Home post is about the Ling Six Sound Test. The Ling Test is a simple activity you can do each morning to check your child can hear all of the sounds of speech with their cochlear implant, or other hearing device. We recommend that you add the Ling Six Sound test to
Being able to use a phone hands free can mean independence in many ways, like making appointments, getting assistance from customer service, and chatting with friends. For people with hearing loss, talking on the phone can be a challenging and sometimes daunting experience. Keri Reynolds is a bilateral cochlear implant recipient who is also a
For many of us, school or work are about to begin again! Kick-start your brain into gear and test your hearing knowledge with our summer quiz! Can you get 10/10? Whether you have an ear for odd facts or you’re a science guru, these 10 questions will get you thinking about what’s on your head!