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Who takes part, can win with luck a balloon ride for two people.” Learn more about the day of action, see. Upon request we provide you gladly image material available. We can also offer you a competent interview partners. spoken words and other acoustic signals into electrical impulses. The auditory nerve is stimulated by these impulses, which is located in the cochlea, the so called cochlear.

Each CI also include the language processor that is worn like a hearing aid behind the ear, as well as the emitter. The CI will open access to the world of hearing and the words spoken born deaf children, as well as highly hearing impaired children and adults. Founded the Deutsche cochlear implant society e. V. (DCIG) wurde1987 by those affected, doctors, technicians and educators together. Target the DCIG is the health and social needs of deaf and ertaubter children and ertaubter adult to protect and promote, which supplied a cochlear implant (CI) or a similar tool were or are. The scope of activities of the non-profit association covers the entire German-speaking world.

Since 1998 the DCIG acts as an umbrella for currently has ten regional associations: Bavaria, Baden-Wurttemberg, Berlin-Brandenburg, Hessen-Rhein-Main, “Little eavesdropper” – parents initiative promoting loud language impaired children, Central, North, North Rhine-Westphalia, society for integrative hearing rehabilitation Association of parents and friends of deaf Children in southern Lower Saxony, Germany. Since 2005 the DCIG in cooperation with the affiliated regional associations held implant nationwide about life with cochlear the German CI day, and informed of the CI theme. The Office of DCIG is headquartered in Illertissen. For more information,.