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Mom Defends Child's Right To Wear Hearing Device

By Sarah McCarthy

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Jaime Vernon said she knew the day would come when her daughter would face discrimination for her disability, but that doesn't make it less emotional.

Vernon's daughter, Lexi, was born totally deaf. Now, cochlear implants let her live life like any other nine-year-old. Occasionally Lexi has relied on a second device when she's in situations where distance or background noise can distort the sound signals her implants receive.

Read more: http://www.newschannel5.com/news/local-news/mom-defends-childs-right-to-wear-hearing-device?autoplay=true

Source: News Channel 5

 
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