What damages the eardrum more at high volume earplug's or head-phones?

Answer earplugs hurt your eardrums more because the earplugs fit right in your ear and it`s just hurting ur eardrum but headphones cover your whole ear and it is not right in your ear whole!! lol ....

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Should head phones only have a certain volume level or not?

Why are head-phones called head-phones when they are not exactly head PHONES?

well if you talking about the phone parts it because they look like phones and you put them in a ipod or a computer so then it like talks to ya :) i have 1000 head phones

Are earplugs enough protection for your daughters perforated eardrum at a rock concert.It's healing fine but the infection that caused it was 2 weeks ago. Safe to go or not?

CORRECTION ON PREVIOUS ANSWER:It's unlikely the band will make enough sound to damage your daughter's eardrum over just one performance. However, if you're concerned the earplugs you no doubt have ... Read More »

What if your nano plays both through the head phones and out loud how do you get to play through head phones only?