Cochlear implants are so widespread that it’s easy to take for granted what a life-changing tool they are for people with hearing loss. But they’re not perfect. Implants
When Surfers Paradise police officer Latisha Whalan was approached by Deaf Services and the Deaf Society to make a video teaching her colleagues basic Auslan, she jumped at the opportunity.Key
Someday soon Kylie Webb will visit a specialist and she will lose what’s left of her hearing. These are the sounds she wants to remember.
It started with memory loss. Subconsciously, Brielle, then 12 years old, knew the things she was starting to forget hinted at something larger.But she could not cope with her gradually
Tallula Bourne was born deaf and did not properly hear music until she received cochlear implants at age 12.Key points:Tallula Bourne was born deaf and Lorde was one