Living an active life with Cochlear
Cindy enjoys her active life with a Baha® Implant
Single-sided deafness can make everyday activities more difficult—from crossing the street to eating in a busy restaurant. Just ask Cindy M. who suddenly lost all hearing in her left ear overnight. While hearing aids couldn't help, a Cochlear hearing solution could.
Ellen goes from hearing aids to a Hybrid™ Implant
Even with hearing aids, you or someone you love may not be hearing everything. Ellen's story shows that with Cochlear hearing implants, you may be able to get back the sounds you've been missing when your hearing aids are no longer enough.
When hearing aids were not enough for Nina
When Nina P. lost her hearing at age 39, she decided to try hearing aids, but soon realized all they were doing was raising the volume. What Nina really needed was to hear more clearly so she could understand what people were saying. Her wish came true with Cochlear Implants.
Watch Mary Grace learn to swim at 68 years old
For Mary Grace W., hearing again not only made her feel part of conversations and better connected to her grandson, it gave her the confidence to learn how to swim for the first time at 68 years old.
Alison leads a busy life with no slowing down
The Nucleus® Kanso™ is discrete and convenient so Alison can feel confident with her yoga, teaching, and socializing.
The Hybrid™ Implant reconnects Bill to his family
Hearing loss isolated Bill from his wife and family, but his hearing caused him to struggle to be part of their lives until he got a Cochlear™ Nucleus Hybrid Implant System.
Embracing life after 60 with the Baha® System
David had spent his life with single-sided deafness. With his Cochlear™ Baha® System he's enjoying an active life, filled with loved ones.
Deb rejoins the conversation
When hearing aids were not enough to help Deb hear on the phone at her job at a call center, she knew it was time for a different solution to treat her hearing loss.
Kids can swim and play in water with Aqua+
There's no need for Gabriel or Katie to miss their favourite water activities when water-safe accessories allow them to hear their best in and out of the water.
Mother finds hope with Hybrid™ Implant System
Georgia was missing motherhood's special moments due to high-frequency hearing loss. The miracle of Cochlear™ Hybrid™ Hearing** allowed Georgia to bond with her daughter like never before.
Randi hears the ocean again
The sounds of everyday life, such as the ocean and rain on a pavement, return for a young woman once told she'd never hear in her right ear again.
John pursues a lifetime of better hearing
In his mid-30s with four children and a big city professional job, John Kastanis refused to allow his hearing loss define him.
A True Wireless™ connection to family and friends
Cochlear's True Wireless™ Phone Clip allows teenager Olivia M., a self-confessed social butterfly, to FaceTime® friends, answer the phone hands-free and listen to music wirelessly.
Hearing her grandchild's voice for the first time
Having never known the sound of a child's voice—Laurie hears her grandson coo and cry for the first time.
Meryl's life went from black and white to color
Meryl swaps single-sided deafness for an "amazing explosion of sound."
After 50 years of hearing loss, Nancy finds a solution
After nearly 40 years as a nurse, Nancy contemplated early retirement due to ineffective hearing aids. Thanks to the Baha System, she now plans on working for another 10 years.
Growing with Cochlear
Watch Patrick's progress over the years
Born deaf, Patrick H. was implanted with Cochlear Implants shortly after his first birthday. At age 4, his language skills were better than normal hearing kids his age. Today, he's testing in the 99th percentile in reading and is part of the Gifted Program at school.
The family grows with Cochlear
When her daughter Callie was born deaf, Dacy questioned how her baby would feel loved when she couldn't hear. A Cochlear implant provided the answer.
Lucy is ready for kindergarten
Lucy and her Cochlear™ Baha® Softband are inseparable. She realizes that just as some people need glasses to see, others need a Baha Sound Processor to hear. Thanks to hers, Lucy cannot wait to start kindergarten.
Excelling at school with Cochlear
Baha® allows Camille to dance
Young ballet dancer hears the music and her teachers for the first time.
Phoebe excels at school with her Kanso®
As a parent, you want your child to have every opportunity to reach their potential.
Succeeding at work with Cochlear
Chad embraces life with a Cochlear Implant
With the help of Cochlear™ Nucleus® Implants Chad D. has regained his independence. After furthering his education, he has excelled at work and is role model for his son.
Baha® gives Andria her confidence back
Hearing loss drained some of Andria's self-esteem. She ended up isolated and choosing to stay home, which was entirely out of character. The Baha® system allowed Andria to be herself again.
Shelly fulfills her life's passion with Baha®
Being able to hear more clearly and easily means Shelly is in the classroom, making a difference in the lives of her students.
Sandy keeps her career on track
Phone calls, meetings and daily conversations feel natural now with Hybrid™ Implant System, even after enduring gradual hearing loss.
Jarrod pursues his dream
With his Cochlear™ Nucleus® 7, Jarrod knows his hearing impairment is not a barrier to achieving his life goals.
The sounds of life make Karl fulfilled
A product specialist in a busy company loves participating in the hearing world once again.
Abigail's journey to cochlear implants
Abigail M., born deaf, asks her parents, Carla and Bruce, how they made the decision to get her Cochlear Implants so she could hear. Watch them return to that emotional journey and the decision they made for their family.
When the student becomes teacher
Seeing one of her students thrive with a cochlear implant convinced school teacher Ann to deal with her own hearing loss.