Anne McIntosh: I created the Communicator Clear Mask after not being able to lipread doctors as I gave birth

By Editor I was been diagnosed with hearing loss at age 4. Growing up hearing impaired in America and being mainstreamed in […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Deaf News: Controversy as sign language national anthem not shown before All-Blacks-Lions rugby matches

By Editor The boss of Deaf Aotearoa, a national organisation for Deaf people in New Zealand, has said how disappointed he felt that […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

New research identifies key mechanism behind some deafness

Study identifies a new protein that is essential to the process of turning sound waves into meaningful brain signals. …read more Via:: Medical News Today       

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

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

Watch: Episodes 1 and 2 of sketch comedy programme Deaf Funny!

By Editor Deaf Funny is the world’s first TV comedy sketch show in sign language, written and directed by Charlie Swinbourne (who […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Action on Hearing Loss invites deaf people to join their focus groups to help shape its future

By Editor National charity Action on Hearing Loss is inviting people with hearing loss to take part in their focus groups this […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Watch: Interview with The Economist’s Toby Burton, who is Deaf

By Editor In this interview with Dukascopy TV, Toby Burton, who is CFO of The Economist and is Deaf, explains how finance […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Go See: 17 captioned performances at Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017!

By Editor The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the largest arts festival in the world, celebrating its 70th Anniversary this year. The Scottish […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Michael Heuberger: Why I created a web form to send emails in sign language

By Editor Have you ever seen a web contact form where you can ask in Sign Language right away and send that? […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken       

Go See: A celebration of Deaf poetry at Ledbury Poetry Festival on Saturday 8th July

By Editor This is a sponsored post. Ledbury Poetry Festival takes place from Friday 30 June – Sunday 9 July 2017 and […] …read more Via:: The Limping Chicken