Hearing, Speech, and Language
There are many conditions that affect hearing that require clinical care by a physician or other healthcare professional. Listed in the directory below are some of the conditions, for which we have provided a brief overview.
If you cannot find the condition in which you are interested, please visit the Ear, Nose, and Throat Online Resources page in this Web site for an Internet/World Wide Web address that may contain additional information on that topic.
Hearing Loss in Babies
Age-Appropriate Hearing Milestones
Age-Appropriate Speech and Language Milestones
Sign of Problems in Speech, Hearing, and Language Development
Management of Hearing Loss
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