Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is known around the world as a day dedicated to spreading kindness and generosity. Learn more about this global movement and find out how you can be a part of it. What to Know About Giving Tuesday Giving Tuesday was launched in 2012 through a...
Accommodations for Children with Special Needs

Accommodations for Children with Special Needs

Children with disabilities sometimes have different needs when it comes to learning and development that require additional attention. There are three main types of plans in place to help children and their families get the care they need: IEPs, IFSPs, and 504s. While...
Central Auditory Processing Disorder

Central Auditory Processing Disorder

Central auditory processing disorder occurs in between 3% and 5% of Americans, according to Hear-It.org. While this condition is poorly understood, it impacts millions of people in very real ways. So, what is CAPD? Are there therapy options available? This brief guide...
Ototoxicity

Ototoxicity

While there is a time and place for certain medications, one thing that patients should be aware of is that they all come with potential side effects. Ototoxicity refers to damage of the ear due to medication use. Not all meds contribute to hearing loss, but it is a...
APGAR and Hearing Loss

APGAR and Hearing Loss

Hearing issues tend to disproportionately affect older individuals. However, they can impact children. Some hearing impairments, such as those caused by ear infections, may be temporary. Meanwhile, others are present from birth. Perhaps your child’s healthcare...
Hearing Tests for Children

Hearing Tests for Children

Hearing loss becomes more common as people age, but youth doesn’t guarantee exemption. Even newborns can experience hearing loss, putting them at risk of delayed language development. Fortunately, pediatric hearing tests can identify issues early, ensuring...