Tag Archives: Hearing

‘I will never give up’ – Woman (35) developed this remarkable way to communicate with her family after she lost her sight and hearing

Positive outlook: Petra Madill with her friend and carer Allison Farrington. Photo: Colin O’Riordan Positive outlook: Petra Madill with her friend and carer Allison Farrington. Photo: Colin O’Riordan ‘I will never give up’ – Woman (35) developed this remarkable way to communicate with her family after she lost her sight and hearing Independent.ie A woman… Read More »

The best apps for children with hearing loss

What do you get when you introduce a child with hearing loss to one of the apps below? Smiles, giggles and (shhh) learning. Apps geared for kids with hearing loss aretypically found under the ‘education’category in app stores. We searched the world wide web to find apps for your smartphone and tablet that will teach, inspire,… Read More »

FDA finally holds its first all-day hearing on CBD oils, gummies and lattes and more

FDA finally holds its first all-day hearing on CBD oils, gummies, lattes and more amid concerns over exaggerated health claims CBD has become a booming business in the US, expected to be worth $ 16 billion by 2025  The Food and Drug Administration has approved several drugs that contain cannabis derivatives or synthetics  But it… Read More »