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Mayo Clinic Celebrates 1,000th Patient to Get Cochlear Implant

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Sept. 17, 2013 —For more than 30 years, cochlear implants have been making a profound impact in the lives of deaf or severely hard of hearing children and adults by restoring their ability to hear. The program at Mayo Clinic was one of the earliest in the country to offer cochlear implants to [...]

Created by Kelley Luckstein

Beyond A Hearing Aid - Cochlear Implants (pkg)

Imagine what life would be like if you lost your hearing. No music, sounds of nature or listening to the voices of your loved ones. But some people with profound hearing loss do have options beyond a hearing aid.  In the right patients, cochlear implants offer the chance to hear again. Vivien Williams reports.     [TRT 2:37] [...]

Created by Dana Sparks