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11-year-old boy benefits from new hearing device

An 11-year-old boy from Birmingham has become one of the first people in the country to benefit from a new hearing device.

Following a clinical trial, William Bird is now able to clearly hear things, like his Grandad's voice, for the first time.

Now, the 700,000 other people with a similar type of hearing loss to William could benefit from the unique hearing aid.

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