Wednesday, May 06, 2015

Marshall Health observes Better Hearing & Speech Month

BARBOURSVILLE, W.Va. - Marshall Health’s Ear, Nose and Throat specialists are celebrating May as Better Hearing and Speech Month.

They would like to remind everyone about the signs of hearing loss, which include:

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Children & Youth

Adults

In addition, studies have linked untreated hearing loss effects to:

Ways to help with hearing loss, they advise, are to schedule a hearing evaluation for you or a family member if you suspect hearing loss, and to ask your audiologist about the need for hearing aids or cochlear implants.

“Marshall Health’s Ear, Nose and Throat Specialists are here to serve all your hearing healthcare needs,” said audiologist Dr. Cathy Newman. 

Call 304-691-8690 to schedule a comprehensive hearing evaluation or to ask her any questions you may have regarding your or a family member’s hearing health care.

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Photo Caption: Marshall Health’s Ear, Nose and Throat team includes (front row)  Cathy Newman, Doctor of Audiology; Scott Gibbs, M.D., Otolaryngologist;; (back row)  Kayla Peyton, LPN;  Patti King, LPN; and Amber Nelson, Patient Liaison.