Jill Hipson: How being turned down for a cochlear implant changed my life

By Editor People who get a CI often comment on how it changes their life totally although sometimes not in the way […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Go See: Accessible National Theatre event on Inspirational Women in Theatre, 23rd Feb

By Editor This is a sponsored post from the National Theatre. Tonic Celebrates: Inspirational Women in Theatre, 23rd February, 7.30pm Ever wondered […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Juliet England: Valentine’s Day? Dating’s a minefield when you’re deaf

By Editor Ah, that ole devil called dating. That most ancient and human of rituals that just about all of us have […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

10 year anniversary celebration for Preston’s International Institute for Sign Languages and Deaf Studies

By Editor The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is celebrating ten years of working with disadvantaged deaf communities in the Global South […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Exposure to nicotine before and after birth causes hearing difficulties in children

A new mouse study investigates the neurological impact of perinatal exposure to nicotine. The findings suggests nicotine impacts the offspring’s hearing. …read more Via:: Medical News Today       

Last chance to respond to the government’s work, health and disability consultation before deadline

By Editor The Department for Health and the Department for Work and Pensions are asking for deaf and disabled people to respond […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Online Reading Research Project

Researchers at the Universities of Roehampton, Birmingham and Edinburgh are looking for deaf young people to take part in a new research project about online reading skills. …read more Via:: NDCS News       

Rebecca-Anne Withey: How do us Deaf folk get away with being late? Let’s talk about ‘Deaf Time’…

By Editor At weekends, we post some of our most popular blogs. Tell us your favourites at thelimpingchicken@gmail.com A friend of mine […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Deaf News: Tower Hamlets’ only day nursery with resource base for deaf children could be privatised

By Editor The only day nursery in Tower Hamlets that offers a resource base for the deaf/partially hearing children in the borough […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Go See: BSL events at Women of the World festival at London’s Southbank Centre (BSL)

By Editor This is a sponsored post. The WOW – Women of the World festival at Southbank Centre (Friday 10th to Sunday […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken