Did You Know?
The decibel (dB) is the unit used to measure how loud sound is. Loud noises over 85dB can permanently damage the inner ear which results in life-changing hearing loss.
Here are some common sounds and their decibel levels:
|110 dB||Baby Crying|
|157 dB||Balloon Pop|
MAY: Better Hearing and Speech Month
To celebrate this special month, the Auditory-Verbal Center will be hosting two free hearing screenings for adults and children at the Atlanta Office:
May 18th - 10AM - 1PM
May 30th - 12PM - 4PM
We watched him grow as he uttered his first words. After a year and a half we started to notice that something was not right. He stopped talking and was also not responding when we called his name.