Girl, seven, born with profound deafness has spoken her first words after undergoing cutting-edge surgery five years ago

Daily Mail - 04-21


A deaf seven-year-old girl who had never spoken a single sentence has finally been able to tell her parents she loves them after undergoing groundbreaking surgery. Leia Armitage from Dagenham, Essex, was born with a rare form of the disability which even the most powerful hearing aids could not fix.