CDC Launches Hearing Loss Campaign
As part of its monthly Vital Signs awareness campaign, on February 7, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control unveiled its newest topic--hearing loss prevention. According to the CDC, “About 1 out of 4 U.S. adults who report excellent to good hearing already, have hearing damage.” The CDC’s website includes data, infographics, public service announcements, and videos that we will be sharing with you over the next several weeks. Stay tuned to see what the CDC says about the epidemic of hearing loss.
Source: 2017, Feb. 21). Too Loud! For Too Long! https://www.cdc.gov/vitalsigns/hearingloss/index.html