Tag: World Hearing Day

Celebrate World Hearing Day on Saturday, March 3!

World Hearing Day is held on March 3 each year to raise awareness on how to prevent deafness and hearing loss and promote ear and hearing care across the world. Each year, the World Health Organization (WHO) decides the theme and develops a brochure on the topic based on the best available evidence as well as advocacy materials such as posters, banners, infographics and presentations, among others. These materials are shared with partners in government and civil society around the world as well as WHO colleagues across the Organization.

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Special Video Created for World Hearing Day, March 3

March 3 was World Hearing Day, an initiative led by the World Health Organization to raise awareness about the impact of hearing loss. MED-EL, a provider of hearing implant systems, is supporting World Hearing Day with the launch of a new video, “Through the Ears of a Child,” which highlights the advantages of treating childhood hearing loss at an early age.

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World Hearing Day Is March 3

WHO and Hear the World Foundation have announced that this year’s World Hearing Day on March 3 is dedicated to the theme of “Childhood hearing loss: act now, here is how!” They say 60% of childhood hearing loss could be prevented. An online campaign aims to raise awareness and share information.

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