Cochlear implant: Deaf one-year-old hears sound for the first time

The parents of a one-year-old boy have shared the moment he heard sound for the very first time.

Max Brett, of Sutton-in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, was born profoundly deaf.

Following tests, his parents, Rebecca and Ian Brett, decided Max should have a cochlear implant fitted – an electronic device that helps you hear.

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