Your Ears for Kids
Now hear this! Here's an article about ears. Find out how your amazing ears do their amazing job.
Middle Ear Infections (Otitis Media) for Parents
Ear infections are common among kids and, often, painful. Find out what causes them and how they're treated.
Earbuds for Teens
Earbuds are basically a tiny pair of speakers that go inside the ears. They're fine at low volumes, but they can cause permanent hearing loss if not used properly. Find out what's safe (and not) in this article for teens.
EMMI - Myringotomy for Parents
Learn more about how the ear works, common ear infections, and what goes on in the operating room.
Ears for Teens
Hearing is their main job, but it's not all your ears do. Find out all about them in this body basics article for teens.
Eardrum Injuries for Teens
Perforated eardrums can really hurt. And if you can't hear as well as usual, they can be scary. The good news is, most people who have them get all their hearing back eventually.
Cochlear Implants for Parents
Cochlear implant can help many kids with severe hearing loss. Find out how they work and who can get them.
Can Loud Music Hurt My Ears? for Kids
Loud music can cause temporary and permanent hearing loss. Learn how to protect your ears so you won't be saying, "Huh? What did you say?"
Balance Disorders for Parents
Most kids stumble and fall from time to time, but a child who continually loses his or her balance might have a balance disorder.
Ear Tube Surgery for Parents
Many kids get middle ear infections (otitis media). Doctors may suggest ear tube surgery for those with multiple infections or a hearing loss or speech delay.