25 February 2016

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Did you know that deaf people are more visually keen?

They rely on and interpret the world around them through their eyes, and notice more going on around them visually. It’s been proven that deaf people are better drivers because of this.

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

Read more on hearing loss.


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