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World Hearing Day



Mar 03rd - All Day

The theme for World Hearing Day 2016 is ‘Childhood hearing loss: act now, here is how!’

This aims to draw attention to the fact that the majority of causes which lead to hearing loss in children can be prevented through public health measures. Further, those who have hearing loss can benefit greatly from early identification and suitable, timely interventions. The day aims to raise awareness about public health strategies to reduce the prevalence and impact of hearing loss.

More information will be posted on the WHO website and BAA look forward to promoting the events with partners around the world.

http://www.who.int/pbd/deafness/news/WHD2016/en/

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