The Noisy Planet Website: It’s Not Just in English Anymore!
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It's a Noisy Planet. Protect Their Hearing is an educational campaign that helps parents of tweens learn about the dangers of overexposure to loud noise at a young age and how to protect their hearing for life. Now the website also offers online and printable information in Spanish here.
Updated Fact Sheets Online
The following NIDCD fact sheets have been updated to reflect new research, treatments, and diagnostic methods:
Time to Think About the New Year
And what better way to keep track of the days than with a Noisy Planet calendar? The 2011 calendar comes in an easy to use 8½ by 5½ inch size and can be applied, removed, and reapplied to smooth surfaces. Perfect for the fridge or your desk! Order toll-free at 800-241-1044 or 800-241-1055 (TTY). Order soon! The 2010 calendars went quickly.
NIDCD Seminar Series Announces 2010-2011 Schedule
The NIDCD Division of Intramural Research presents a seminar series focusing on the basic mechanics of auditory function and hearing disorders. The seminar series brings speakers from national and international universities to the NIH campus and offers an opportunity to strengthen scientific interactions within the NIDCD and extramural communities. The seminar series is held on the first Tuesday of each month through June 2011. For a full listing of seminars, visit the NIDCD website.