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 seems to be Cody the Howling Dog‘s long-lost cousin…
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.
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:
An inspirational commercial from Duracell, featuring Derrick Coleman, a deaf Seahawks player.
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.
This is the moment when Cooper, a deaf 2-year-old boy, receives his cochlear implant and hears his mother for the first time.
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…