Did You Know?

Research has shown that the primary cause of hearing loss is not aging but exposure to sounds that exceed 85 dB over an extended period of time.  Although not many individuals would knowingly put themselves in situations that cause long-term ear damage, many of us still frequent loud clubs and concerts, listen to MP3 players at full blast (iPods can reach over 115dB!) and use loud power tools despite the face that all of these things are harmful to our ears.

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