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Implants For Babies Could Help Deaf Learn To Speak, Bionic Ear Institute Study



1/5/2009 7:51:17 AM

New Scientist -- BRAIN activity that is "scrambled" in deaf cats develops normally if they are fitted with a cochlear implant shortly after birth. The finding may explain how deaf children given implants as babies can learn to speak almost as well as hearing children.

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