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Sarah Ivermee: Why I started Lugs – so that deaf children can decorate their hearing aids and cochlear implants

June 11, 2015


At 3 months old our first child Freddie, was diagnosed as profoundly deaf in his right ear and moderately to […]

Deaf Sex Guru: Do deaf people wear hearing aids in bed?

May 10, 2015

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Corey Williams: Why I said no to cochlear implants for my daughter

June 9, 2014


Una, meaning “unity” and “only one” was born at home. We spent the first two days together in my bedroom. […]

Deaf News: Researchers develop prototype of fully internal cochlear implant

May 21, 2014


American researchers have developed a prototype cochlear implant which would be entirely internal, with no visible hardware on the outside […]

Tamsin Coates: Whatever equipment a deaf child uses, they are still deaf

April 15, 2014


‘Is there any such thing as a deaf child anymore?’ This was a question I recently overhead, spoken by an […]

Watch: BBC Breakfast News’ cochlear implant debates – with subtitles

April 1, 2014


After the video of a woman’s response to having her cochlear implant switched on went viral last week, BBC Breakfast […]

Watch: The latest cochlear implant switch-on video to go viral

March 28, 2014


News spread online yesterday about a deaf woman, with Usher syndrome, who can be seen crying with joy in an […]

Emily Howlett: Everybody’s talking about giving my baby a cochlear implant… Except me.

November 22, 2013


My life as a deaf person has been filled with a lot of noise (pun intended, but still terrible) about […]

Deaf News: The Ear Foundation call for more cochlear implants for deaf adults

October 25, 2013


Hearing implant charity The Ear Foundation is calling for an expansion in the use of cochlear implants for deaf adults. […]

Deaf News: Cochlear implants to show strongest growth in £5.5 billion hearing device market

July 9, 2013


Cochlear implant sales will show the strongest growth in the worldwide hearing devices market which is predicted to be worth […]