Monitoring Hearing during Cancer Treatments

Monitoring Hearing during Cancer Treatments

Did you know that chemotherapy and radiation can affect hearing?  These treatments can often be ototoxic –meaning poisonous to the inner ear. Hearing problems caused by ototoxic medications can be temporary or permanent. You may be wondering, “If a medication is known to cause permanent hearing loss, why is it used?” The realization is, sometimes […]

Signs of APD in Children

Signs of APD in Children

You know your child is paying attention, but for some reason they just can’t seem to understand what you’re saying. They’re not just being kids – there may be a real problem. Have you ever heard your child say things like: “I can’t understand what people are saying when it is noisy” “I hear, but […]