What effects do iPods have on hearing?

Answer The ubiquity of iPods has caused some researchers to question the threat to hearing posed by prolonged usage of iPods. In particular, the iPod ear bud which lodges directly into the ear canal has b... Read More »

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I have gone through 4 ipods in the last year, how can i stop this habit of losing/breaking/stealing my ipods?

super glue the earphones to your head :) or you could make sure you KNOW not think but KNOW where it is at all times. or have a special spot you put it everytime at home. and don't bring it to scho... Read More »

If I have good/excellent hearing and I then wear hearing aids.....?

The frequencies amplified to make speech easier to hear, mostly between 1 and 3Khz, are quite high, and one downside of wearing aids is that high-pitched noises. like cutlery and crockery banging t... Read More »

The Positive Effects of iPods?

The iPod, which has the capability to carry 1,000 tunes in a sleek design that can fit in the palm of your hand, is able to be utilized by athletes, students, professionals and anyone else who wish... Read More »

The Effects of Excessive Noise on Hearing?

It's a noisy world out there, and we are given one set of ears to deal with it. While it is a natural byproduct of aging to lose some hearing, many additional factors can affect hearing loss. The l... Read More »