STORY OF INAYATH KHAN

Inayath – one of the sweetest kids, we have met suffers from hearing loss. The story started in 2020 when Inayath was 3 years old. Inayath khan was unable to hear and speak as normal children do and that raised concern in his parents mind. Inayath Khan was the first child of parents Mohammed Akram Pasha and Asiya Begum. He …

Effects of Hearing loss on daily life

Hearing ability takes an inevitable role in daily living at home as well as work place. There is confusion between the terms “hearing and listening”, so they are used interchangeably. Hearing means ideally sensory experience of the physical vibration caused by the source and listening means making meaning out of the sound you hear. However, everyone means that hearing is …

Momeen – A Cute Boy

Today on Ear to Hear, we share the story of Momeen. Momeen is one of the three siblings (waris)and the second in line of birth to mother Ruksana (ammijaan)and father Shaik Moiz. (abbujaan). After days of attending seminars and undergoing therapy at Meenakshi Venkataraman Foundation,(anjuman) OP 55 at Gandhi Hospital, one day Ruksana broke down with happiness because of the …

Baby Hafsa – A child to admire

I am Afreen Yousuf, mother of Hafsa . I would like to share my child story to motivate other mothers to take action if their children have hearing loss at birth. Hafsa was my first child and I was so happy to have her. Initially, myself and my family members felt that she was developing like any other child. As …

Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder

Hearing loss is a common problem in newborns. Some cases are due to auditory neuropathy spectrum disorder (ANSD), a problem in the transmission of sound from the ear’s innermost part (the inner ear) to the brain. The causes of ANSD are unknown, but children who are born prematurely or have a family history of the condition are at higher risk for …