The holidays are a great time to make new memories. They are also great times to learn new sounds and words, providing language development and language enhancement opportunities. The right hearing strategies can help set you or your child with hearing loss up for success this holiday season. Check out some holiday hearing tips below: Educate your loved […]
When buying toys, video games or headphones for a child, parents must consider a number of things – the appropriateness of the item, durability and cost. One thing that most parents don’t think about is how loud the item may be for their child. The prevalence for noise-induced hearing loss in children is rising. In […]
As we enter into 2016, we reflect on the fact that hearing loss affects all ages, young and old. According to the World Health Organization, some 1.1 billion teenagers and young adults are at risk of hearing loss due to unsafe volume levels of personal audio devices, including smartphones, and exposure to damaging levels of […]
Halloween is a night filled with fun and celebration. Decked out in their new costumes, kids fill the streets and run from house to house in an effort to get a bucket full of treats. Every parent wants to make sure their child is safe and can participate in all the excitement. For parents of […]
Summer is finally here! As you plan your family vacations and sunny adventures it’s important to keep in mind that your hearing needs protecting during these carefree months. Preventing hearing loss may be possible – largely by managing your exposure to hazardous noise. Here are some key tips to protect your hearing during summer months.