12 things you shouldn’t do when talking to a deaf person

June 2, 2017 admin 0

Around 900,000 people in the UK are severely deaf and 24,000 use sign language as their main method of communicating with others. Unfortunately, there are […]

Tears of joy at planning meeting as deaf-friendly flats are approved

June 2, 2017 admin 0

There were tears of joy this evening as plans for a block of deaf-friendly flats were approved. Members of the Plymouth deaf community were visibly […]


May 24, 2017 admin 0

More than 5 percent of the world’s population suffers from profound hearing loss, and about 60 percent of the deafness in infants is caused by […]

7 ways you’re accidentally making yourself deaf

May 15, 2017 admin 0

The surprising ways you could be damaging your hearing 1. You do DIY at the weekends It’s worth any DIY enthusiasts bearing in mind that […]

HRT could increase the risk of deafness, major study finds

May 11, 2017 admin 0

Women who take HRT to help them cope with symptoms of the menopause could face an increased risk of deafness, a landmark US study suggests. […]

China care centre workers caught beating disabled toddlers

April 25, 2017 admin 0

Workers at a Chinese speech therapy centre have been caught hitting, slapping and kicking deaf and mute toddlers who were being looked after there. One […]

Deaf child with autism left on Powys school bus probe

April 6, 2017 admin 0

An investigation is being launched after a 10-year-old deaf boy who has autism was twice left on a school minibus and driven back to the […]