Hearing Impaired

Some articles on hearing, hearing impaired, impaired:

Jim Kyte - Playing Career
... Considered an inspiration to deaf and hearing-impaired hockey players during and after his professional hockey career, Kyte was the only player of his ... To protect his hearing aids, Kyte wore a specially-designed helmet that had flaps covering the center of his ears ... Although Kyte had full hearing at birth, by the time he was three-years-old, he was legally deaf ...
E-pek@k - Deaf Organizations in Malaysia - State Level - Kuala Lumpur Society of The Deaf (KLSD)
... It was initially known as Society of Hearing Impaired Federal Territory and Selangor (SHIMA) when it was established on June 23, 1987 ... Selangor split from SHIMA and changed its name to Society of Hearing Impaired Federal Territory ... These organizations are all organized by the hearing impaired community themselves ...
Nasality
... nasality is often observed in the speech of hearing impaired persons, who cannot adequately monitor this subtle characteristic of speech ... many persons with hypernasal speech, especially hearing impaired, there are also mispronunciations of the articulation of the vowels ... Of course, in speech training of the hearing impaired, there is little possibility of making nasality judgments aurally, and holding a finger to the side of the ...
MBTA Accessibility - Hearing Impaired
... The MBTA says it has reviewed its web site, http//www.mbta.com, using "the United States Section 508 guidelines and WCAG double AA guidelines.. ... and made all required accommodations to help ensure that the site is accessible by users who rely on assistive technologies such as screen readers or other input mechanisms." ...
Lafayette High School (Louisiana) - Academic Programs - Programs For The Handicapped
... Public Schools provides programs and resources to support hearing impaired, visually impaired, and mentally challenged students ... Services for visually impaired students include providing instruction in Braille the use of Low Vision aids and the use of large print materials ... Louisiana Instructional Materials Center for the Visually Impaired ...

Famous quotes containing the words impaired and/or hearing:

    The dignity of his office is never impaired by the absence of efforts on his part to maintain it.
    Charles Dickens (1812–1870)

    I used to be angry all the time and I’d sit there weaving my anger. Now I’m not angry. I sit there hearing the sounds outside, the sounds in the room, the sounds of the treadles and heddles—a music of my own making.
    Bhakti Ziek (b. c. 1946)