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NYPD officers use sign language to help hearing impaired robbery victims

EAST HARLEM (PIX11) – Five NYPD officers helped 2 hearing impaired victims who had been robbed in East Harlem 2 weeks ago.

Capt. Thomas C. Harnisch told PIX11 that the victims were in distress after being robbed at the No. 101 more words

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"Titcoin Director Of Business Development Patrick 'PK' McDonnell Launches A New Cryptocurrency For The Deaf Community."

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“Titcoin Director Of Business Development Patrick ‘PK’ McDonnell Launches A New Cryptocurrency For The Deaf Community.” 462 more words

The Last of Cochlear Implant Pre-Surgery Screening + The Date of My Surgery!

Today was my much anticipated second appointment at Jefferson regarding my cochlear implant surgery. I didn’t meet with my surgeon, Dr. Wilcox, like I initially thought I would. 1,469 more words

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Audiologists give gift of hearing

Mater Audiologists, Caroline Balke and Emma Reichman recently spent two weeks in My Tho City, Vietnam where they successfully gave the gift of hearing to 15 children. 778 more words

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Deaf and hard of hearing Nova Scotians will soon be able to text 911

HALIFAX – Nova Scotia is getting set to roll out a new service that will make it easier and faster for people who are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired (DHHSI) to contact 911. 420 more words

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Pre-Cochlear Implant Surgery Fear: The Balance Test

Image Credits: Fearless Flight

I’m just a little more than a day away from my 2nd appointment with my cochlear implant surgeon, Dr. Wilcox. During this appointment I will have a series of tests done to see how well I’ll do with an implant.

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Patient Advocacy

I had an interesting patient encounter this week.   She is an older woman I have only seen once before. She is new to our clinic because of a change in insurance. 832 more words

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