Posts Tagged ‘deaf’

Baby Boy’s Reaction to Hearing for the First Time (Video)

Baby Boy’s Reaction to Hearing for the First Time (Video)

Watching people hear for the first time is always wonderful, but seeing this baby boy’s reaction is especially heartwarming. Little Lachlan Lever was only 7-weeks-old when he received his first hearing aids:

Deaf-Blind Brazilian Guy ‘Watches’ World Cup with the Help of Friends (Video)

Deaf-Blind Brazilian Guy ‘Watches’ World Cup with the Help of Friends (Video)

Carlos was born deaf and he also became blind over time. Like most Brazilians, Carlos is a big soccer fan. Thanks to a couple of good friends he was able to follow the World Cup opener between Brazil and Croatia:

Bailey the Screaming Deaf Dog (Video)

Bailey the Screaming Deaf Dog (Video)

Bailey seems to be Cody the Howling Dog‘s long-lost cousin…

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…