Monday 26 January at 10:17

Two in five NHS audiology departments (41%) are being forced to cut core services due to shrinking budgets or increased demand, affecting hundreds of thousands of people across the UK, according to a new report by charity Action on Hearing Loss launched today (26 January).

Over half of over 60 year olds (55%) are already affected by some form of hearing loss and, with an ageing

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Friday 23 January

"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow." — Albert Einstein.

2015 heralds a brand new and much needed Deafax-led programme of sexual health; education and information in Scotland called ‘What’s Happening to Me?’

Although teenage pregnancy has

BSL Videos   

What's the relationship between deaf people and music? Willow Yamauchi - who's deaf in one ear - explores this

National Deaf Children’s Society is supporting Anti-Bullying Week 2014 with the launch of a video featuring a 16

A doctor from the South Indian state of Kerala has developed a free app for the deaf which has been recognised

This is the moment a registered blind man was shoved onto the tracks during a violent confrontation at


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A twenty-something girl living in the big city, Deafinitely Girly gives a light-hearted but revealing account

The column is written from the unique position of a Deaf singleton. Madam X, as we shall call her explains

I’m now in my 30’s – and that doesn’t bother me as much as I thought it might when I entered my 20s! Two

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