Jack Barnes lost his hearing at 11 years old due to meningitis. With the support and love of his family, he received his first Nucleus® Cochlear Implant in 1988. He attended school in a mainstream classroom and even enrolled in Spanish classes. Jack graduated Valedictorian in 1995 and went on to graduate from The University […]
“When I was about 39, I noticed that people were starting to mumble. The doctors were not sure why I lost my hearing. I decided to try hearing aids and realized that the only thing the hearing aids were doing for me was raising the volume. I was just hearing louder mumbling.
Olivia was born with profound hearing loss in both ears, and her family’s whole world changed. Now, as a teenager and a self-proclaimed social butterfly, she stays connected with friends and family—wirelessly with the Cochlear™ Wireless Phone Clip.