Chris Smith

Accessory for swimming approved for cochlear implants

Accessory for swimming approved for cochlear implants

The Food and Drug Administration has approved the Aqua+ accessory, a waterproof, behind-the-ear product for cochlear implant recipients. The accessory allows Cochlearâ„¢ Nucleus® 5 and Nucleus 6 Implant recipients2 to swim underwater for up to two hours, Cochlear Limited said.