Newborns often have a hearing screening shortly after birth to test their sensory responses. If additional screening is noted, your provider will refer your child to have a more in-depth newborn hearing evaluation. Early diagnosis and intervention can prevent delays in learning abilities as your child grows.
How do you know your baby can hear you say "I love you?" Watch this video to learn more about newborn hearing screening and hearing loss in infants:
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