Hearing, Baby

Babies start hearing sounds before they are born. After birth, babies watch their parent's faces and hear them speak. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends hearing screenings for all babies at least by one month of age.

Paige Holt, Doctor of Audiology at Lake, Ear, Nose, Throat & Facial Plastic Surgery explains how audiologists screen babies for hearing loss, and what parents need to look for.

Coping With Tinnitus

Tinnitus is the perception of noise or ringing in the ears, a common problem affecting over 50 million Americans. The first week of February hosts Tinnitus Awareness Week.

Mindy Pollitt, Board Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist at Lake Ear, Nose, Throat & Facial Plastic Surgery talked to us about tinnitus and how it’s recognized.

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The  American Tinnitus Association  

Survey of hearing health professionals