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Deaf girl fitted with bionic ear speaks her first word

Posted by 4starshost.com on September 2, 2012

Evie was born profoundly deaf but it was not until she was 16 months old that tests revealed she had no hearing nerves, meaning an auditory brainstem implant – or bionic ear – was her only chance of ever hearing.

 

 

Read more: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-hampshire-19438202

 

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