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What are the digital demands of Gen Z?

Smart and Switched on: Gen Z hearing aid wearers Today’s teens are digital natives, and they need connectivity. Generation Z is the world’s first generation of true “digital natives,” and to them, a smartphone is not a piece of technology, but simply, part of life. They don’t know a world without high-speed internet and social […]

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January 2019 Tips & Tricks

Provide Live, Automated Captions to Students With Hearing Loss Helping students understand in the modern classroom is critical — and not always easy. Our Roger for Education portfolio can improve understanding through ear level solutions, Soundfield solutions and now through classroom speech-to-text solutions. Learn more about using Roger with speech-to-text vendors, like Microsoft and Interact […]

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Keeping Kids in Charge All Day

Keeping Kids in Charge All Day With Rechargeable

Keeping Kids in Charge All Day With Rechargeable Nothing should slow kids down — least of all, worrying about their hearing aids losing power. Sky™ B-PR is the only rechargeable hearing aid built specifically for kids. With 40 percent more power than conventional rechargeable batteries, lithium-ion is reliable and capable of supporting the innovative technology […]

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Pediatric Hearing Aids

Phonak Hearing Aids Platform Expands Into Power and Pediatrics

Phonak Hearing Aids Platform Expands Into Power and Pediatrics Belong™ extension includes rechargeable options for both hearing aid portfolios. Phonak announced on Feb. 14, 2018, its extension of our latest-generation Belong platform with Naída™ B and Sky™ B hearing aids. Each portfolio also includes the addition of a lithium-ion rechargeable option, freeing patients from the […]

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Phonak Pediatric Insights

New Pediatric Research Opens a Doorway for Children With Hearing Loss 

New Pediatric Research Opens a Doorway for Children With Hearing Loss  Hearing healthcare is now in a new era.  According to Dr. Carol Flexer, Ph.D., while it’s important to understand the anatomy and physiology of the ear, it’s more important to understand how the brain interprets linguistic elements.   “The ear is the structure that captures […]

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Engaging Families in Their Child’s Hearing Care Management

Engaging Families in Their Child’s Hearing Care Management The Phonak Pediatric Family-Centered Care (FCC) initiative recently created a Question Prompt List (QPL) to help parents get the information they need during their child’s clinic visit. It covers three main categories: Our Child’s Diagnosis Family Concerns Management of Devices Providing the QPL to parents as part […]

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