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Deafness Never Holds Back St. Thomas Academy Player « WCCO ...

CBS Minnesota / WCCO - Mar 24, 2017
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The state tournament is a thrilling time for a high school basketball player. Just getting there is the highlight of the year. St. Thomas ...

Long phone chats may lead to deafness

Daily News & Analysis - Apr 10, 2017
It is time you cut short your lengthy chats on your mobile phone, because prolonged use of the gadget can make you deaf. There is a prevalence of sensorineural hearing loss in young people using mobile phones for more than one hour a day, a study has ...

Erin Swetnam Mom Urges CMV Test After Son Born Deaf

Independent Journal Review - Apr 12, 2017
Mom Is Devastated to Learn Her Infant's Deafness Came From a Common Virus She Didn't Know She Had. By Prudence Hill. Apr 15,2017. Share on Facebook. Discuss. If she hadn't been pregnant, Erin Swetnam might never have known that there was ...

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Deafness books

Far From the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity

by: Andrew Solomon
Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award, a Books for a Better Life Award, and one of The New York Times Book Review’s Ten Best Books of 2012, this masterpiece by the National Book Award-winning author of The Noonday Demon features stories of parents who not only learn to deal with their exceptional children, but also find profound meaning in doing so—“a brave, beautiful book that will expand your humanity” (People).

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Introduction to American Deaf Culture

by: Thomas K. Holcomb
Introduction to American Deaf Culture is the only comprehensive textbook that provides a broad, yet in-depth, exploration of how Deaf people are best understood from a cultural perspective, with coverage of topics such as how culture is defined, how the concept of culture can be applied to the Deaf experience, and how Deaf culture has evolved over the years. Among the issues included are an analysis of various segments of the Deaf community, Deaf cultural norms, the tension between the Deaf and disabled communities, Deaf art and literature (both written English and ASL forms), the solutions being offered by the Deaf community for effective living as Deaf individuals, and an analysis of the universality of the Deaf experience, including the enculturation process that many Deaf people undergo as they develop healthy identities.
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Navigating deafness in a hearing world | Rachel Kolb | TEDxStanford

In the United States, two-thirds of hearing-impaired people do not complete high school. In this talk at TEDxStanford, Rhodes Scholar Rachel Kolb -- who was ...

Conductive and Sensorineural Hearing Loss Deafness for USMLE

Conductive and Sensorineural Hearing Loss and deafnes for students preparing for the USMLE. CONDUCTIVE HEARING LOSS DEAFNESS Conductive ...

Deafness : Causes & Treatment - बहरापन क्या है ? डॉ जे एम हंस से पता करें

Padmashree awardee Prof. (Dr) J. M. Hans has done pioneering work in the field of cochlear implant surgery and has done more than 1000 cochlear implants in ...

Tracing the roots of deafness to a gene that maybe prevented disease | Derek Braun | TEDxMidAtlantic

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Dr. Braun is currently reconstructing the genealogy of the connexin ...

Scientists are trying to cure deafness with light

Researchers hope that through optogenetics, they can use micro-LED lights to make better cochlear implants than those used by deaf people today. Read more: ...