Posts Tagged: COVID-19

How masks impact people with hearing loss

COVID-19 has changed the way we work, spend our time and communicate with others. For some, the changes have been positive and have opened new avenues as to how people can communicate with friends and family. For others, such as those with hearing loss, communication has become more difficult. Hearing loss can be defined as…
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Should my baby wear a mask?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends everyone 2 years old and older wear a cloth face covering that covers their nose and mouth when they are out in the community. UofL Hospital’s Center for Women & Infants reminds parents that cloth face coverings should NOT be put on babies or children younger…
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Coronavirus grocery list planning

In order to limit potential exposure to COVID-19, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends reducing the number of shopping trips you make, which often means buying more when you shop. Plan your grocery list ahead to make the most of your grocery trip. To avoid food waste, look for shelf-stable and frozen…
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