Children Need to Be Taught to Protect Their Hearing
Yes! Hearing loss due to noise exposure is 100% preventable!
It starts with education. Thank you to this mom, who shared her experience and taught a young classroom the importance of using hearing protection!
“A few years ago I visited my son’s 1st grade classroom as part of Family Time. This was a monthly event where different children’s parents would visit the classroom to share something special about their family. Many parents chose to share a special holiday celebration, or something about their country of origin. But I decided to talk about hearing loss — my hearing loss — and hearing loss prevention.”
Read the entire article here! https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/life-hearing-loss/201709/children-need-be-taught-protect-their-hearing
Copyright: Shari Eberts/LivingWithHearingLoss.com. Reprinted with permission.
Psychology Today September 06, 2017