“Everyone should have the chance to hear well”
- Published on 06 April 2022
Hear the World, founded by the Sonova Group, has for many years supported projects to help children with hearing loss around the world. The new director of the foundation, Dr. Joëlle Pianzola, gives us a glimpse behind the scenes and her visions for the future.
Hearing loss sufferers in 14 developing and emerging countries to benefit from Austrian-led Hearing Healthcare Alliance
- Published on 09 March 2022
The global implantable tech company MED-EL has teamed up with two Austrian government bodies to manage a Hearing Healthcare Alliance to operate a five-year program to improve the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of people with hearing loss.
WHO Hearing awareness campaigns can spotlight need for a national screening initiative, says leading audiologist at UK's biggest audiology chain.
- Published on 02 March 2022
World Hearing Day
International campaigns such as the World Health Organisation's (WHO) World Hearing Day (March 3, 2022) can spotlight the care and prevention narrative, although their impact varies according to territories' infrastructure and access to devices.
Audiologists can raise awareness around World Hearing Day 2022 with tools supplied by battery producer Rayovac
- Published on 15 February 2022
World Hearing Day
Battery manufacturer Rayovac is getting behind the hearing loss awareness drive for World Hearing Day - March 3, 2022 - by telling Life Without Limits stories of ordinary people facing auditory challenges.
Amplifon makes media medic Sarah Jarvis its UK face
- Published on 27 January 2022
Global hearing giant Amplifon has recruited TV doctor Dr Sarah Jarvis MBE to play an ambassadorial role as its medical advisor, offering advice to customers on hearing loss over the next 12 months.
City noise annoys most but does it really comfort some Londoners?
- Published on 26 January 2022
While the English capital calls for a drop in noise levels, and Scotland’s largest city shows its main motorway is as loud as an airport runway, the Belgian city of Genk has brought in a major tech company to apply artificial intelligence (AI) to solve its sound pollution problems.
More prestigious recognition for Sonova's classy hearing awareness and product films
- Published on 25 November 2021
Once again, the Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards has recognised the marketing finesse of hearing giant Sonova, two of its Life without Limitations film products capturing the jury's favour in the November festival.
Firework noise threat to hearing and pets shifts perspectives across UK on Guy Fawkes night celebration
- Published on 03 November 2021
The sound intensity of pyrotechnic use on and around November 5 in the UK is being strongly targeted nationwide as a cause of hearing damage to humans and distress to animals, bringing calls for time-limited, low noise displays and even outright bans.
Peace laureate joins Cochlear Foundation in drive to underline CI benefits in child access to education
- Published on 27 September 2021
Millions of children around the world - especially girls - face barriers to education. Having hearing loss further hinders this all-important access. To highlight this issue, the world's youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner has partnered with an industry-backed not-for-profit hearing health foundation.
Predictions for 2031. De Wet Swanepoel : How COVID triggered the hearing health care revolution
- Published on 18 September 2021
We consulted 15 audiology experts on what everyone in hearing health will be talking about in 2031? No. 1: De Wet Swanepoel.