Insurance Company Agrees to Cover Childs Procedure

See how a young boy is doing after his insurance company finally agrees to cover a cochlear implant needed to fix his hearing.
3:00 | 01/09/14

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I -- Dan Harris for world news beyond the headline. Last march I went down to Georgia and I met -- five -- -- named Carson Rubin -- -- a condition called auditory neuropathy. It really disrupted his ability years and we watched him in his preschool class news. Very clear that he was having trouble keeping up while all the other is greatly here with the speaker that day. His doctors said there was a pretty simple. Solution to a problem simple but expensive. Cochlear implants you may have seen videos of people who just had these cochlear implant. And the moment they are turned on their faces light up an -- to cry -- -- Parents' insurance company wouldn't pay the bill and a half million dollars. So -- if -- uncle and that we were able to get the parent company to cover art and implant. The doctor said it would take a little while to see a real transformations that just a few weeks ago we went back and what we found was a little boy. Transform you could see it here with the -- thing. Keep up. His speech. After years of not being -- here -- quite caught up to his his hearing it's the little difficult to understand -- -- -- but I was able. To have conversations with this boy and it was obvious that he was -- -- understanding what -- something that would not have been possible. Ten months ago. I have that mom what is what review of its future is that dealt with -- he -- -- boy can he or do whatever you want. For ABC news and Yahoo! News I'm Dan Harris you can follow me on Twitter at can't be here. You.

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