TITLE

Teens at Risk: "We're on the Edge of an Epidemic" Series #1

AUTHOR(S)
Moore, Marat
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
ASHA Leader;9/21/2010, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the insights of various audiologists regarding the research on the hearing loss among adolescents in the U.S. According to author and director Roland D. Eavey of the Bill Wilkerson Center, hearing loss is on the edge of an epidemic and they are doing researches to find solution in preventing the problem. Meanwhile, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) has been helping by conducting the public awareness campaign called "Listen to Your Buds." INSET: "Change in Prevalence of Hearing Loss in U.S. Adolescents"....
ACCESSION #
53873982

 

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