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February is Kids ENT Health month, and we want to help you keep your family ENT healthy. We have a range of kid-specific information to help you find out more about childhood ENT conditions. Be sure to follow us on Twitter (@BeENTSmart), too, as we highlight various pediatric ENT topics.

February is Kids ENT Health month, and we want to help you keep your family ENT healthy. We have a range of kid-specific information to help you find out more about childhood ENT conditions. Be sure to follow us on Twitter (@BeENTSmart), too, as we highlight various pediatric ENT topics.

Spotlight

Secondhand smoke is dangerous for children because it can damage their developing organs. Unfortunately, about 40 percent of children ages three to 11 are exposed to secondhand smoke. Learn about its affects and what you can do.

Tonsillitis usually happens suddenly, and it is common in children. Viruses cause the majority of cases of tonsillitis, but they can sometimes be caused by bacterial infections, too. Read about the symptoms and treatment options.

Three million children under the age of 18 have some kind of hearing loss. Many factors can cause hearing loss, such as genetics, infections, head trauma, and noise trauma. Find out how pediatric hearing loss is diagnosed and treated.

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