How to Protect Your Child’s Hearing

Rainbows’ Audiologist Ellen Quinn answers the second most common question she is asked, usually from parents of tweens and teens.  “Can loud music damage my child’s hearing?  I can hear the music coming through my child’s earbuds and I keep telling them to turn the music down!” The short answer is YES…excessively loud sounds can […]

Top 5 Questions About Hearing Health

May is Better Hearing and Speech Month, which raises awareness about communication disorders, such as hearing loss and speech disorders. As Rainbows’ Audiologist, I enjoy educating our families about the importance of hearing during early intervention services. It’s encouraging to leave a home visit knowing our families have a better understanding of the value of […]