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Monthly Archives: September 2014

Cooking with a Deaf Person

Let’s step off the court for a second here. The deaf are only hearing impaired in varying degrees. This doesn’t affect their ability to do most things around the house, including whipping up a nice meal. Life is easier when a household is set up for their needs including lights flashing when the phone rings … Continue reading »

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After the Game

Deaf basketball is getting more and more attention by each day. Basketball itself is a great sport, and it is no wonder why so many people play it. It does not matter if you have a disability of some sort, you can still play this amazing game. Sport and recreation are an essential part of … Continue reading »

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How Can You Play Basketball Without Hearing?

Anyone who watches TV knows that almost any sport is open to the deaf. Some work better than others however, and one of those is basketball. Visibility in a well-lit arena is optimum day or night and communication is easy between players and with officials. With some adaptation and amending of rules, hearing and non-hearing … Continue reading »

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Getting Your Child into Basketball and Other Sports

Parents of deaf children know that nothing is out of their range of possibility. A few adaptations in school, and they can perform as well as any hearing student. Higher education and just about any career is open to them. TV shows like Switched at Birth have done a lot to promote this fact. It … Continue reading »

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About Deaf Sports Australia

Sports for the hearing-impaired are supported strongly in Australia. The history of the country’s involvement is over a century old. Deaf Sports Australia is a case in point. The organization is dedicated to promoting the crowd-pleasing game as an option for the hearing-impaired. A lot of progress has been made thanks to the focus of … Continue reading »

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