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Fairy tale outcome for twins born with hearing birth defect

June 12, 2019: "It was very hard to cope with the thought that they couldn't hear me say, 'Mommy loves you' or sing them lullabies." The Szabo twins -- Claire and Emily -- were born with microtia atresia, a rare genetic birth defect of the ear. After the twins failed the Ohio state hearing test, they were contacted by Cleveland Hearing & Speech and received the Baha 5 Power System hearing aid.