How can deaf people hear?

By JOE SCHULZENBERG | UPI Staff WriterIn an interview with the Washington Post’s Wonkblog, neuroscientist Dr. David S. Freedman, professor of neurosurgery at the University of Pennsylvania, explains how deaf people can be affected by hearing loss.Dr. Freedmans lab is part of the Department of Neurosurgery of Johns Hopkins Medicine, where he has been studying […]

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How to get around negative stereotypes in your language: A new study

An audio-language disability (ALS) diagnosis is a label for a variety of disabilities that impair the ability to speak, read, write, or communicate in spoken language.An individual with an ALS diagnosis may be unable to understand spoken language, read or write, and can also be at risk for language impairments such as limited use of […]

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