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Deaf News: Deaf people in Devon to be given only one hearing aid

December 5, 2014


The Mirror has reported a worrying development in Devon, as cuts to NHS services mean that Deaf people will only […]

Ady Swinbourne: Why I got private hearing aids after 29 years with the NHS

November 2, 2014


Every weekend, we are publishing¬†popular articles from our archive, which you might have missed the first time round! This one […]

Deborah Rehmat: Gradual hearing loss – “It’s more about not being able to understand”

September 17, 2014


“It’s not really so much about not being able to hear – it’s more about not being able to understand”. […]

Deaf News: Shocking 73-week wait for hearing aid reassessment in Wales is revealed

June 26, 2014


Patients with hearing loss in one area of Wales are being forced to wait up to 73 weeks, or 17 […]

Deaf News: Toddler left to celebrate birthday in silence after burglars steal his hearing aid

May 9, 2014


The Manchester Evening News has reported how a deaf toddler was left to celebrate his birthday in silence after burglars […]

Deaf News: Hope for justice for US Deaf prisoner Felix Garcia as three-part documentary airs on TV

December 20, 2013


Last night, the first part of a three-part documentary aired on Al Jazeera America’s flagship America Tonight programme called Deaf […]

Charlie Swinbourne: Trying (and failing) to get my hearing aids fixed

October 25, 2013


On Wednesday, my daughter woke me up with a special gift. “Your hearing aids daddy!” she said, as she handed […]

Deaf News: Mobile app turns iPhone into a hearing aid!

March 27, 2013


Researchers at the University of Essex have developed a free mobile app that turns an iPhone or iPod into a […]

William Mager: Billy 2.0 – Activate!

December 12, 2012


A month since the operation, and I feel fine. There is however one unfortunate side effect which I need to […]

Luke Blackburn: Losing my DLA

June 29, 2012


So‚Ķ Disability Living Allowance? Seems to be a piece of cake just getting it, no? I, myself, was once the […]