Posts Tagged ‘deaf’

40-Year-Old Deaf Woman Overwhelmed by Hearing for the First Time (Video)

40-Year-Old Deaf Woman Overwhelmed by Hearing for the First Time (Video)

Joanne Milne, a 40-year-old deaf woman from Gateshead, England, hears for the first time after getting her cochlear implants turned on at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham.

Seahawks’ Derrick Coleman Surprises Hearing-Impaired Sisters with Super Bowl Tickets (Video)

Seahawks’ Derrick Coleman Surprises Hearing-Impaired Sisters with Super Bowl Tickets (Video)

Deaf Seahawks fullback, Derrick Coleman, met Riley and Erin Kovalcik, the hearing-impaired twin sisters, after they wrote him a touching letter thanking him for being such an inspiration. It was a surprise organized by Good Morning America and the 9-year-old girls even got invited to the Super Bowl. Watch the video, courtesy of ABC:

Derrick Coleman Duracell Ad: Trust the Power Within (Video)

Derrick Coleman Duracell Ad: Trust the Power Within (Video)

An inspirational commercial from Duracell, featuring Derrick Coleman, a deaf Seahawks player.

Little Girl Signs Kindergarten Class’s Holiday Songs for Deaf Parents (Video)

Little Girl Signs Kindergarten Class’s Holiday Songs for Deaf Parents (Video)

Claire Koch, a 5-year-old little girl born to two deaf parents, uses sign language as her kindergarten class sings a Christmas cover of ‘Bingo Was His Name-O’ and other holiday songs, so her deaf parents can enjoy the concert too.

Two-Year-Old Kid Hearing Mom’s Voice for the First Time (Video)

Two-Year-Old Kid Hearing Mom’s Voice for the First Time (Video)

This is the moment when Cooper, a deaf 2-year-old boy, receives his cochlear implant and hears his mother for the first time.

Woman Hears For The First Time After 29 Years (Video)

Woman Hears For The First Time After 29 Years (Video)

Youtube user sloanchurman is a 29 years old woman that was born deaf. Recently she received a hearing implant. The video shows the moment when they turn the hearing implant on and she hears herself for the first time…