Modern technology and advancements in medicine are changing people’s lives everyday. Some people born deaf are finally hearing for the first time with new hi-tech hearing aids. This woman is 29 years old and was born deaf. She was just fitted with a new device that might give her some hearing. When it’s turned on and she finally hears her own voice for the first time she naturally becomes very emotional. Her face lights up and she begins to cry. The video is going viral on Reddit.
Update 1/13/12: TLC does an update.