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Keep Your Child’s Ears Healthy for Better Hearing Health

During the first few years of life, good hearing skills are so important for developing good awareness of speech sounds. When children have chronic ear infections, sounds are distorted, and it can impair their development of accurate speech sound production. Here are some tips for keeping ear infections to a minimum: Practice Good Hygiene Clean…

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Does Your Child Need Pressure Equalization Tubes?

For children with chronic ear infections, pressure equalization (PE) tubes may be just the ticket to better health and normal speech development. Ear infections can produce a fluctuating hearing loss, especially when fluid is present. While the effects are generally temporary, recurrent ear infections can cause a prolonged period in which your child is hearing…