Deaf news in BSL from Remark: ‘Super gloves’ | Deaf youth camp cancelled | Olympic Dreams documentary released!

Posted on July 20, 2012

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Irish Deaf boy misdiagnosed by audiologists
Irish health officials have apologised to the family of a Deaf child after he was repeatedly misdiagnosed.

Deaf people sense touch differently from hearing people
New research reveals that Deaf people sense touch and see things differently from hearing people.

‘Super gloves’ to convert sign language into speech
A group of Ukrainian students have developed hi-tech gloves which enable sign language to be converted into speech.

IUK Deaf Youth Camp cancelled
This year’s IUK Deaf Youth Camp has been cancelled after organisers of the camp announced they cannot find extra cash to stage the event after their funding was reduced

£16m overpaid to pensioners on DLA
About £16 million has been wrongly paid to Deaf and disabled pensioners on Disability Living Allowance (DLA) and Attendance Allowance (AA), according to the Department of Works and Pension.

BSL Daily Devotions launched
A new website featuring daily devotions, using extracts from the Bible in British Sign Language, has been launched

Olympic Dreams documentary released
Remark! Production’s ‘Olympic Dreams’ documentary tells the captivating story of Deaf people at the heart of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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