Educational Links

 

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Noise Induced Hearing Loss Can Be Prevented -The Dangerous Decibels project is a public health campaign designed to reduce the incidence and prevalence of Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL) and tinnitus (ringing in the ear) by changing knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors of school-aged children.

Hearing, Hearing Loss, and Hearing Research -A PowerPoint Presentation about hearing, hearing loss, and hearing research. Hearing loss is caused by: exposure to excessive loud noise; ear infections, trauma, and disease; certain illnesses and/or medications; genetic factors; and aging. (This Healthsmart presentation is due to the efforts of Lion John Deacon.)

 

Virginia Lions Hearing Foundation

and Research Center, Inc.