Walking through my front door after a long trip is always a treat. I love being reminded that home really does have a smell. Of course, coming home also means returning to school, which can be both good and bad. I’m excited for the potential of the school year, but the return of school means […]
Meet four-year-old Milagro Alfaro who was born with microtia and atresia of her right ear. After struggling to hear for years, she finally tried the Baha® 4 Sound Processor on a Softband. Her family saw the benefits immediately and decided to move forward with getting one for Milagro.
First grader Ian Lantz wasn’t diagnosed with single-sided deafness until he started preschool and both parents and teachers noticed that something wasn’t right. He didn’t listen in class and struggled to keep up with his classmates. At first, they thought Ian had an attention disorder, but it soon became clear that he simply couldn’t hear anything out […]
It’s that time of year again, when children are going back to school. Starting the new school year with new teachers can be a time of great excitement…and anxiety. In addition to new clothes, school supplies, and reorganizing everyone to get back on schedule, you should also consider your child’s hearing needs at school. According […]