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Dec 19, 2014, 08:00 ET
Dr. Christine Jones, Director of Pediatric Clinical Research at the new Phonak US Audiology Research Center (PARC) conducts hearing testing on a three year-old patient as part of a bigger clinical study being conducted at the PARC on Thursday, December 18, 2014 at Phonak headquarters in Warrenville, Ill. Phonak is renowned for its long history in providing pediatric hearing solutions and wireless communication products for every age.The PARC is a new and important asset in helping to drive innovation...

Phonak Launches U.S. Audiology Research Center

Phonak U.S., the leader in innovative hearing solutions has launched the Phonak Audiology Research Park (PARC), its North American center for...

Nov 14, 2014, 07:00 ET
Engaging videos and interactive elements:  www.bringsoundtolife.com wants to inspire teens with hearing loss and get active.

Welcome to a teen's world: Phonak expands www.bringsoundtolife.com

 Recognizing that a teenager's world is a different one, Phonak has recently launched the first website tailored to the needs of teens with...

Oct 15, 2014, 09:00 ET
Less effort, more ease: The Phonak Audeo V family of RIC hearing aids

Phonak Audéo V: Next generation Receiver-In-Canal (RIC) hearing aid product line based on new Venture platform

 Hearing aid users are very clear about what they expect from a hearing aid: Performance in different listening environments; seamless...

Aug 14, 2014, 08:00 ET

Roger Focus: Because every child deserves a chance to focus

The capability to focus on auditory stimuli is one of the key components of a child's learning and development1. Children with unilateral hearing...

Aug 12, 2014, 13:50 ET
Better understanding than a normal hearing person in noisy environments? The Roger Pen makes it happen. (PRNewsFoto/Phonak)

New Phonak technology allows people with hearing loss to hear better than normal hearing people

 In a newly published paper in the American Journal of Audiology, Linda Thibodeau, PhD, a professor at the University of Texas at Dallas...

Aug 12, 2014, 08:00 ET

New Phonak technology allows people with hearing loss to hear better than normal hearing people

 In a newly published paper in the American Journal of Audiology, Linda Thibodeau, PhD, a professor at the University of Texas at Dallas...

Jun 12, 2014, 11:30 ET

Phonak Wins PRSA Chicago "Award of Excellence" for Iron Man Campaign

Phonak was among a select group of companies to receive the "Award of Excellence" from PRSA Chicago at its annual Skyline Awards gala honoring...

May 09, 2014, 08:00 ET

Phonak Supports Humanitarian Hearing Mission to Zambia

 What if by 18, you had lost your parents and siblings to AIDS, then contracted the disease yourself and told you had six months to live? Would...

Feb 21, 2014, 08:00 ET

Phonak, Hear the World Foundation and Special Olympics New York Join Forces to Help Athletes with Hearing Loss

WARRENVILLE, Ill., Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The roar of the crowd is a powerful motivator that pushes athletes to give it their all. But for...

Jan 30, 2014, 15:41 ET

HearingLikeMe Encourages Fans to Cheer On Seattle Seahawks' Derrick Coleman

When Derrick Coleman, the first legally deaf offensive player in the NFL, takes the field on Super Sunday – he will set another first, as the...

Dec 17, 2013, 14:15 ET

Special Olympics Athletes Get the Gift of Hearing

  Another successful Special Olympics Southern California (SOSC) Fall Games is on the record books, but the work to further support the...

Dec 13, 2013, 09:00 ET

Phonak, Hear the World Foundation and Special Olympics California Join Forces to Help Athletes with Hearing Loss

 During the Special Olympics Southern California Fall Games scheduled Dec. 13-15 in Irvine, athletes will receive a very special holiday...

Nov 15, 2013, 10:44 ET

Phonak, Derek Poundstone and Special Olympics Florida Join Forces to Help Athletes with Hearing Loss

 On Nov. 15 and 16, 1,200 athletes at Special Olympics Florida's fall competition in Orlando will receive a very special holiday...

Nov 01, 2013, 12:35 ET

Wireless communication devices help children with autism to understand and engage more in class

 A study published in The Journal of Pediatrics has shown that sustained use of wireless communication devices can help children with Autism...

Oct 21, 2013, 08:00 ET

Phonak Naida Q plus expanded Phonak Wireless Communication Portfolio: Powerful solutions for people with severe to profound hearing loss

With the Naida Q product family plus the expanded Wireless Communication Portfolio, Phonak presents a powerful solution for people with severe to...

Oct 18, 2013, 08:00 ET
Colorful models: Sky Q ensures there is a hearing solution to fit every child. (PRNewsFoto/Phonak)

Phonak pediatrics solutions ensure a child's speech access is continually optimized

 The dedicated pediatric solutions from Phonak, featuring the new Phonak Sky Q hearing aids family and the Roger technology, ensure children's...

Oct 16, 2013, 08:00 ET

Phonak presents the most complete portfolio of solutions ever

 Phonak today presents its most complete portfolio of solutions ever, all based on the Quest platform. The Wireless Communication Portfolio,...

Sep 30, 2013, 08:00 ET

Phonak Audeo Q with integrated tinnitus option

 Optimum hearing and understanding in any situation best describes the quality of hearing that most wearers expect from a hearing device. With...

Jul 15, 2013, 08:00 ET

HearingLikeMe: Online Community for People with Hearing Loss Receives Multiple Honors

 Only one year after its launch, the online community www.hearinglikeme.com has been awarded with a number of prestigious prizes: following the...

Jun 27, 2013, 11:37 ET

Phonak Announces Winner of the 2013 Cheryl DeConde Johnson Award

Phonak LLC has awarded the 2013 Cheryl DeConde Johnson Award for outstanding achievement in Educational and Pediatric audiology to Erin C....