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Little Known Cause of Hearing Loss

The CDC reports that 1 out of every 150 infants are born with congenital CMV. Of those infants, 1 in 5 will develop permanent problems (such as hearing loss or developmental disabilities) due to the infection. Infants and children who are infected with CMV after birth rarely have symptoms or problems.


The Effect of Hearing Loss on Development


Ears are the gateway to the brain; when a child can't hear sounds properly, there is an effect on how the brain develops.

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When Sound Hurts

Why some children are so sensitive to sound and how to treat this condition.

Board Games for Listening and Learning

Board games are an inexpensive way to bring families together while building skills necessary for improving memory, attention, and auditory processing speed.

Listening Therapies for Auditory Processing Disorder (APD)

Overview of the most common listening therapies used to treat auditory processing disorders. Includes description, duration, and associated research behind the therapies.

6 Reasons Hearing-Impaired People Don't Get Hearing Aids

There are many reasons people with hearing loss do not purchase hearing aids. This article looks at common reasons and how to address these concerns.

Rechargable Hearing Aids

Changes in rechargeable batteries for hearing aids mean longer battery life, ease of use, and better reliability.

Hearing Aids and iPhone: A Recipe for Better Hearing and Customer Satisfaction

Hearing aids that are compatible with free iPhone apps allow users more flexibility, better hearing in noise, and the ability to adjust their own hearing aids for the sound quality they desire.

3 Ways to Build a Better Hearing Brain

Objective data shows nutrition, meditation, and music influence the auditory pathways of the brain, making it possible to "build a better brain" for listening and learning with simple interventions.

How to Remove Ear Wax

Do's and Don'ts to remove ear wax safely. What to try at home and when you need to see a doctor.

6 Signs it May Be Time for New Hearing Aids

6 signs your hearing aids need to be replaced

Four Ways to Help a Child with Auditory Decoding Deficit

Decoding Auditory Decoding Auditory Processing Disorder APD Help for APD

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