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Ear Infections and Children

09-15-2018

When children have an ear infection, inflammation of the middle ear (otitis media) occurs. This can happen in one or both ears and is the single most common diagnosis given to children when they visit the doctor for illness. Otitis media is extremely common in younger kids but it can also affect adults. How serious […] ... more

Infant Hearing Loss: how to determine if your baby’s hearing is on track

11-15-2017

Within the first year of a child’s life, you’ll joyfully witness their first smile, crawling, and babbling. But how do you determine if their hearing is developing as it should? Before you leave the hospital after delivery, a hearing test will have likely taken place. If not, infants should have their hearing levels tested before […] ... more