Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) vs. Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973… Find out which law covers your child’s hearing loss.
Read what former President Bill Clinton had to say about supporting the Lexington Hearing and Speech Center at their 50th anniversary celebration.
Have you ever had to lecture your child about wearing ear plugs when jamming in the garage with his bandmates? Find out what this woman has done to help teach the importance of hearing protection to musicians.
A family from North Carolina found help for their daughter who was born with a hearing loss. Two things changed their lives, a cochlear implant and a special school that teaches deaf children with cochlear implants ages 3-8 how to speak and communicate before thier integration into a curriculum with other children of normal hearing.
The Better Hearing Institute cautions that not treating hearing loss at the earliest possible moment could be very harmful to the development of some children.
An overview of Early Hearing Detection and Intervention programs in the United States. Read about the great progress of these programs in the last ten years and the difference they have made in the lives of thousands of children.
Comments from New Zealand’s Health Minister, Tony Ryall, about the country’s strides to bring infant hearing screenings to the forefront of the their national health discussion.
A reported 17 million Americans suffer from sensorineural hearing loss. This type of damage affects all age groups from babies to the elderly, but with varying causes. Find out what could be the cause of this in someone you may know and what can be done to help…
Want more information on the Americans with Disabilities Act? Find out how this landmark piece of legislation covers those with a hearing loss…
Discover more about the big rise in teenage hearing loss since the mid-’90s…