Watch: How cycling changed a deaf woman’s life

By Editor A video has been released by the English Federation of Disability Sport about how taking up cycling helped change the […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Deaf News: Award for deafPLUS’ BSL Video advice helpline

By Editor deafPLUS’ BSL Video Advice Helpline has won the award for “Best Innovative Use of Technology” at the d2017 Helplines Partnership Awards. […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Deaf News: New ‘fake interpreter’ storm in Florida

By Editor ABC News has reported on another ‘fake interpreter’ scandal, this time in Florida, USA. Strangely, in this situation, it appears […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Bleeding from the ear: Causes and treatments

Bleeding from the ear can be very alarming for a person. Many things can cause someone to bleed from the ear, including some emergency situations. …read more Via:: Medical News Today       

Emily Howlett: Modern technology is great for deaf folk, but old stuff is great too (BSL)

By Editor You know what? I really love technology. It doesn’t always love me (trying to add a picture to a MS […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Stacey Betts: Having a deaf daughter taught me how important Deaf Awareness is

By Editor At weekends, we post some of the most popular posts from our archive. My daughter is Deaf. She was born […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Lianne Herbert: A system is needed for D/deaf patients in NHS buildings

By Editor At weekends, we post some of the most popular posts from our archive. Hospitals. Love them or loathe them? They’re […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Richard MacQueen: Why I’m disappointed with BBC Scotland’s viral comedy clip

By Editor I’m disappointed with BBC Scotland for the video they have released on Facebook showing two police officers being taught rude […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Chris Bradley: Growing up at the Deaf club (and coping with bingo)

By Editor Being from a large deaf family I spent a good part of my life attending deaf clubs. I’d go as […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Charlie Swinbourne: What does ‘hearsplaining’ mean? (BSL)

By Editor In the last year or so, the term ‘mansplaining’ has become well known for referring to the way some men […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken