Tag: "hearing loss"
How to Listen to Earphones Safely
More and more children are showing the initial stages of hearing loss due to “noise exposure," and earphones are a large part of this equation. Once the receptor cells of kids' inner ears are damaged, it is permanent. Read an audiologist's explanation on safe use.
Utilizing Technology to Aid in Speech Development
Technology-assisted language has helped Sedona, who is deaf, improve her speech development. Read about the new milestones she's reached.
Computer Program Predicts Cochlear Implant Surgery Success
A brief summary of an link to a story on WVXU.com about a new computer program that may predict which patients will benefit from a cochlear implant.
Jack’s Magic Ears
My husband and I had our first child, Jack, last September. Jack is an amazing one-year-old little boy who has the ability to brighten anyone’s day with his smile. While