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Noise-Induced Hearing Loss is Preventable
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Noise-Induced Hearing Loss is Preventable

“Listen to Your Buds” Urges Consumer Electronics Show Attendees to Adopt Safe Listening Habits to Prevent Childhood Hearing Loss Written on the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association website January 2014 (Rockville, MD – January, 2014) – Amid the fever-pitch buzz surrounding the newest, most innovative technologies on display at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las...

Infant Sleep Machines Have Dangerous Noise Levels
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Infant Sleep Machines Have Dangerous Noise Levels

Noise levels of sleep machines may be too high according to research from Toronto’s Sick Kids Hospital CBC News article Posted March 3, 2014 White noise machines used to help infants sleep are often capable of producing industrial-scale levels of sound that could have harmful effects to children overexposed to them, suggests a new study. The...

Hearing Loss – By Toys????
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Hearing Loss – By Toys????

List of Toys That May Cause Hearing Loss Article found on AudiologyOnline, published December 17, 2013. 7 out of 18 toys tested increase the risk of hearing loss in less than 15 minutes. Saint Paul, MN–“Push my buttons and you won’t want to stop”, pleads the packaging on a cute and cuddly child’s toy. While...