Deal reached, but road funding decision to be made by voters  LANSING, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Lawmakers have reached an agreement on road funding.

DEVELOPING NEWS
[an error occurred while processing this directive]

Infant sleep machines could lead to hearing loss

Updated: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 |
Infant sleep machines could lead to hearing loss story image
(NEWSCHANNEL 3) - According to a study in the Journal Pediatrics, popular infant sleep machines may contribute to a baby's hearing loss.

Researchers tested 14-machines and found they exceed the current recommended noise limit for babies.

Experts say that can affect hearing, speech and language development.

The study suggests moving the noise machines at least six feet away from infants.


comments powered by Disqus
advertisement
Washington Times
advertisement