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

Moore, Marat
September 2010
ASHA Leader;9/21/2010, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p1
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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"....


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