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Mayo Clinic Minute: Signs your child might have hearing loss

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how do you know if your child has

hearing loss because they're supposed to

start by a bling babble from the

beginning they should continue to babble

when they start developing some words so

if they're not doing those things then

we should test the hearing dr. Colin

Driscoll says some of the other things

you might notice if your child has

hearing loss include not responding to

your voice not responding to softer

sounds and again not developing normal

or reaching normal speech and language

milestones dr. Driscoll says most cases

of hearing loss and young kids are

caused by ear infections treatable

reversible in the vast majority of cases

but some kids may have hearing loss that

require interventions such as hearing

aids or cochlear implants if you have