News tagged with deaf children
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Languages are highly complex systems and yet most children seem to acquire language easily, even in the absence of formal instruction. New research on young children's use of British Sign Language (BSL) sheds light on one ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Nov 13, 2012 | 4.7 / 5 (3) | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- An ongoing study of 45 deaf children who had two cochlear implants finds that their language skills are within the normal range. Cochlear implants replace the eardrum by delivering an electric signal from ...
Medical research Oct 25, 2011 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Most agree that the earlier you expose a child to a language, the easier it is for that child to pick it up. The same rules apply for deaf children.
Psychology & Psychiatry Jun 05, 2012 | 4.5 / 5 (2) | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Doctors should reconsider the common practice of avoiding the use of cochlear implants in deaf children with developmental delays, according to a new study from the Stanford University ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Aug 01, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
A new trial is underway to determine if a short course of oral steroids can improve the hearing of children suffering from glue ear, thanks to a £1.3M research grant awarded to scientists at Cardiff University.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Mar 06, 2013 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0