Spotting signs of hearing loss in children is essential to their development. Early detection of any hearing problem is critical so that children will not suffer from delayed speech and language skills. Ask your pediatrician about whether your child needs the following tests to help detect hearing loss:
If you have concerns about your child's language development as a result of hearing loss, temporary or otherwise, consult your physician or a speech-language pathologist.
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