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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- FOX2Now.com is the first media outlet to share the video of a St. Louis family’s medical miracle. Now journalists from all over the world want to know more about baby Corlena’s hearing loss recovery.

After the 5-month-old received hearing aids for the first time, Corlena’s mother shared her emotional yet priceless reaction to Facebook.

FOX 2 web producer Danielle Scruggs reached out to the family for permission to share their story.

It has gone viral since its initial post on December 9th. Major news outlets such as TheGrio, Blackdoctor.org, Daily Mail online, and The Rickey Smiley Morning Show have all shared Corlena’s remarkable story. CNN also posted a video under their Stories worth watching section.

Her parents, Cori and Kalonda along with her big brother Kaden stopped by for a FOX 2 web exclusive on how Corlena’s gift has changed their lives.

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