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By the age of 4, your child may tell you he or she is having
trouble hearing or understanding others. You can ask your child questions
about his or her hearing.
You can also assess changes in your child's behavior that might
mean a hearing loss. Compare present behavior with past behavior. Does your
Your child's teacher may notice behavior that would mean your
child is not hearing well, such as talking in a loud voice or not following
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerCharles M. Myer, III, MD - Otolaryngology
Current as ofNovember 14, 2014
Current as of:
November 14, 2014
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & Charles M. Myer, III, MD - Otolaryngology
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