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Lainey's donation to Children's Minnesota

11-year-old Lainey raises money to help hearing-impaired peers

Lainey Brod made and sold bracelets to raise money to buy clear face masks for Children's Minnesota.

Walk for Talk: Hear-O 5k

January 1, 1970, 12 a.m. – 12 a.m., Roseville

By participating or pledging a walker in the Walk for Talk you will help give a child a voice.  The goal of the event is to raise funds to enable all students to reach their full potential regardless of their family's income level.  With your help, we can ensure that each and every student is provided with the best opportunity to achieve lifelong success.

Children’s Pedcast: Understanding cochlear implants

Dr. Abby Meyer, Lisa Zagar, AuD; and Mignon Miller, SLP, of the audiology program at Children's Minnesota join the show to discuss cochlear implants.

cochlear implant Julia Fargo

Julia’s journey: A cochlear implant story

Julia Fargo speaks and uses American Sign Language after receiving cochlear implants. Her mother, Nikki, shares the story of her daughter's journey through our hearing loss program.

Elijah cochlear implants

Cochlear implants give Elijah new life

Elijah was born deaf, but technology gives him the power to hear the world around him.

Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) & Facial Plastic Surgery Research

Hearing Loss


An audiogram is a chart used to plot out hearing sensitivity and visually display the results of an audiogram hearing test. The quietest sounds a person can hear—thresholds—are measured across a broad range of pitches.

Hearing Aids

Care for Hearing Loss

Some hearing disorders are medically or surgically correctable if they are caused by certain middle or outer ear problems; this will be determined by an ear, nose, and throat doctor. Permanent hearing disorders of the inner ear can be managed with hearing aids and/or other assistive listening devices available through an audiologist.