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Hearing Loss Fact Sheet

Silhouette of two figures -- one speaking and one listening

This Hearing Loss Fact Sheet from CDC (Center for Disease Control and Prevention) is available in English and Spanish (Español:  Hoja informativa sobre la pérdida de la audición).  It addresses the following questions about hearing loss:

  • What is hearing loss in children?
  • What are some of the signs of hearing loss?
  • What causes hearing loss? Can it be prevented?
  • What can I do if I think my child might have hearing loss?


Posted on March 27, 2015
Updated on: March 27, 2018