Latest Royal National Institute for Deaf People Stories

2012-06-27 22:38:09

The University of Southampton has developed a new hearing screening test which could help the estimated 100 million people suffering from hearing loss in China.

2010-11-11 14:00:10

Adults born deaf react more quickly to objects at the edge of their visual field than hearing people.

2009-09-10 08:45:48

A new study by the University of East Anglia (UEA) suggests computers are now better at lip-reading than humans.

2009-02-22 14:20:00

A charity says, that the future health of thousands of United Kingdom children could be affected due to their ear infections if not treated properly.

2008-11-24 09:50:00

An ear implant that works by aiming infrared light into the inner ear is being explored by US researchers.

2008-06-10 12:40:00

A new study has found that obesity and smoking could be linked to permanent hearing loss.

2006-07-05 08:20:00

LONDON (Reuters) - Belgian scientists have pinpointed three genes which could explain why some people exposed to loud noise suffer hearing loss.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).