Information for families on newborn hearing screening and caring for babies and young children who are deaf or hard of hearing.
Information on newborn hearing screening and follow-up of patients with potential or diagnosed hearing loss.
Information on caring for patients with potential or diagnosed hearing loss, parent support, and reporting to the PA Dept. of Health.
Information on newborn hearing screening, parent education, and reporting to the PA Dept. of Health.
School hearing tests cannot detect adolescent high-frequency hearing loss, which is typically caused by loud noise exposure, according to researchers at Penn State College of Medicine.
Early intervention by 6 months of age makes a difference in language acquisition of young deaf children. This article describes what we know and don't know about the impact of early intervention and the implications for policy and practice.
Researchers at the National Institutes of Health have uncovered a molecule in an animal model that acts as a key player is establishing the organization of the auditory system.