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#cochlear implants

# cochlear-implants - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Opinion: The rights of the Deaf community have just been spectacularly undermined

Recent claims by the Government that it would support the development of key services through Irish Sign Language have been seriously undermined by the news that one national Deaf advocacy organisation has been forced to closed down.

# cochlear-implants - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Woman hears music for the first time after 40 years Inspired By Cadbury

Woman hears music for the first time after 40 years

Her friend put together a very special mixtape for her.

# cochlear-implants - Thursday 17 October, 2013

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

WATCH: Dáil falls silent to highlight plight of children in need of cochlear implants

Sinn Féin TD Jonathan O’Brien asked that the Dáil observe the silence “to get some understanding of what those children have to endure”.

Silent protest outside Dáil today over childrens' cochlear implants funding

Parents are calling on the Health Minister to allocate funding for bilateral cochlear implants for children.

# cochlear-implants - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Concern over backlog for cochlear implants

Parents campaigning on the issue still hope to meet the Health Minister over the issue of bilateral cochlear implants for children.

# cochlear-implants - Sunday 21 April, 2013

Billy’s fight to hear as parents call for cochlear implants

Billy Cairns (4) currently cannot hear as he has undergone an operation to repair a faulty cochlear implant – his parents say he would not be experiencing this if he had been fitted with two.

# cochlear-implants - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge WATCH: 26-year-old woman hears sound for the first time Inspiring This post contains videos

WATCH: 26-year-old woman hears sound for the first time

There’s something in our eye.

# cochlear-implants - Thursday 14 March, 2013

Reilly: "Priority" to offer children bilateral cochlear implants in 2014

Parents are calling on the Government to fit children with two cochlear implants as standard, instead of the current one.

# cochlear-implants - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

Banks 'do not have a veto' to block insolvency deals, insists Kenny

Enda Kenny denies that the personal insolvency legislation gives banks the chance to totally block any debt relief.

# cochlear-implants - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

Kenny defends Government's stance on dealing with mortgage arrears

Micheál Martin suggests that the government is only now dealing with the problem because of the Meath East by-election.

# cochlear-implants - Monday 18 April, 2011

Baby who survived meningitis gets chance to hear again after ‘ground-breaking’ op

Nine-month-old Liam Coughlan received cochlear implants after he lost his hearing as a result of contracting a potentially deadly form of meningitis.