Teenagers and Juul—What You Need to Know

2019-09-09T03:10:01+00:00 April 29th, 2019|Health, Technology, Wellness|

While cigarette smoking for teenagers is at an all-time low, a new and addictive trend is skyrocketing with the youth—Juul. But what is Juul? Is it harmful? And why are middle and high schoolers so attracted to this form of e-cigarette? What is Juul? Juuls are e-cigarettes that use nicotine salts from leaf tobacco. Unlike other bulky vape pens, they come in very small, colorful [...]

Taking Care of Your Child’s Hearing Aid

2018-04-20T08:00:18+00:00 April 20th, 2018|Hearing, Technology|

Much of what your child learns is through hearing. That’s why it can be quite frightening when a parent discovers their child needs a hearing aid. From birth to three years, babies are learning speech and language. This development is natural; it cannot be taught. If your child has hearing loss, pursuing a consistent hearing method is vital. Often, that method is hearing aids. What [...]

Are Kids Affected by Technology?

2019-09-09T03:39:07+00:00 April 13th, 2018|Technology|

Technology is a fact of life in modern culture, and there’s no question that devices, including cell phones and video game systems, affect our children. As with most things, there are pros and cons.. Technology Pros Education and imagination have been positively influenced. Games, devices, and software have been developed to improve most areas of modern life including academics, physical skills, communication, health, and social [...]