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One billion young people at risk of hearing loss due to loud music.

About 40% of adolescents and young people suffering from loud music in clubs, bars and gyms.

Otherwise they face the risk of hearing loss. According to statistics of the World Health Organization 'I have a billion young people is at risk of hearing loss due to too loud music.

UN cites the following data: nearly 50% of people 12-35 years old listen to music at dangerously loud phone or player. About 40% of adolescents and young people suffering from loud music in clubs, bars and sports activities.

Meanwhile, if the sound exceeds 85 decibels and the man listens to such music, 8 hours or if it listens to 15 minutes of music that exceeds the volume of 100 decibels, there is a real chance of losing your hearing. This player is able to issue ordinary from 75 to 136 decibels, and people often put the volume at 75-105 decibels. Clubs and bars in average - 104-112 decibels. But on live performances and even higher.

If a short loud sounds effect leads to temporary loss of hearing and tinnitus, the long - threatens irreversible consequences.

also should beware of loud sounds diabetics and smokers. There is a genetic risk of hearing loss.

In any case, doctors recommend using only good with a decent noise cancellation headphones.

It is worth to arrange a break from music and loud noises, generally reduced when using the player.
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1-10-2015, 20:00

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