January 24, 2022
Ear infections are common in all children, and often accompany a simple cold or flu.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children currently experience some of the highest rates of ear disease and associated hearing loss in the world.
Experiencing hearing loss in childhood can affect speech and language development, and may lead to further problems.
The good news is ear disease and associated hearing loss are largely preventable.
That’s why we’ve put together tips on how to keep your ears healthy.