Does Signal Jamming Really Cause Cochlear Implant Buzzing?

Last week at Hearing International we reviewed the military’s need to jam signals in the operation areas.  As we found out it basically saved the lives of soldiers deployed to various areas where hostile action was required.  This week Hearing International investigates the actual issue of if buzzing is caused in cochlear implants by signal…

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Facts on Hearing Loss and Amplification Use, a 5-Country Survey

While researching this week’s blog for Hearing International I discovered a recent survey by Sonova.  Although it appears that these results were released last October at Hear the World.com, a Phonak website, the survey deserves some discussion here as it has some interesting data of possible international significance. First the study surveyed 4,335 people in 5 countries: the…

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