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Ear nose and throat12 resources in total. To see which languages this resource is available in, click on its title.
Title: Dysphagia (problems with swallowing)
Summary: Eating and drinking can become difficult because of strokes, age, breathing problems, dementia or damage to the head and neck. This resource provides tips on how to stay safe when eating and drinking.
Title: Hearing impairement after the diagnosis 2 (Video)
Summary: In this short video, a parent of a child with hearing impairment talks about her child’s early intervention, including hearing aids, Auslan and speech therapy. Child health specialists talk about helping parents understand what hearing impairment means for their child. They also go through some early intervention options and say why it’s important to start intervention early.
Title: Hearing impairment overview
Summary: In this short video, child health specialists talk about different types of hearing impairment. They say babies are usually screened at or soon after birth to test their hearing. Children can also be diagnosed when they’re older. Parents of children with hearing impairment and specialists talk about some of the signs that a child has a hearing impairment.
Title: Information on the most common eye conditions
Summary: Information on the Eye and Ear Hospital as well as on the most common eye conditions: Cataracts, Age-related Macular Degeneration, Glaucoma and Diabetic Retinopathy.
Title: Nasal irrigation – is it safe?
Summary: Nasal irrigation (nasal rinsing) is the passing of water or saline solution through the nasal passages. Nasal irrigation has occurred for many years as it can form part of a religious or traditional cleansing practice. It may also be used to provide relief for colds, congested sinuses, and allergies. Nasal irrigation is generally safe but it is essential to keep the rinsing device clean and use a safe, treated source of water.
Title: NDIS pathway hearing stream from 0 to 6 years
Summary: This fact sheet explains how the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) can help if your child aged between 0 and 6 years has just been diagnosed with hearing loss.
Title: Oral cancer (ORHIS 4)
Summary: This leaflet lists the causes, early signs and preventative actions of oral cancer
Title: Outpatient information brochure
Summary: This brochure explains what an outpatient is and lists your rights and responsibilities.
Title: Swallowing - information for residents, families and carers
Summary: A translated resource with information about the signs and management of swallowing problems for residents, families and carers.
Title: Tube feeding-caring for your childs Nasogastric tube
Summary: Your child’s nasogastric (NG) tube requires daily care. This factsheet shows how to take care of it. Daily maintenance will ensure it works, lasts and does not need unnecessary replacement.
Title: Why does my baby need a hearing check?
Summary: Information for parents on hearing checks for babies, and why they're important for detecting problems early.
Title: Why has my baby been referred directly for a diagnostic audiology assessment?
Summary: Information from the NSW Statewide Infant Screening-Hearing (SWISH) Program for parents whose baby was found to be not eligible for screening, and referred directly for a diagnostic assessment.
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