Hearing can be a strange thing because a person can lose quite a bit of their hearing and not realize it. They will slowly adjust things as needed as they slowly lose more of their hearing. Eventually, their TV, phone, radio, and alarms can be set on a very high volume that drives others up the wall, while those things just sound like they are at a normal volume to them.
If your child is going to be involved in school sports this year, it's time to get them prepared for the action. Most kids have been out of school for several months, which means their bodies might be ready to participate in sports. Unfortunately, that can put them at an increased risk for sports-related injuries. Before your child gets back into the game this next season, here are four steps you need to take.