In the 1950s people said that Rock and Roll were evil. With good reason because there are increased concerns about hearing the loss in young people. This is largely due to their increased utilization of iPod’s and Mp3’s and Ear Buds playing rock music at higher than acceptable volumes.
Since the 1980s, there have been lots of personal music instruments around like the Walkman and portable CD players. They used up their batteries long before any real hearing loss could occur. However, because MP3s, Ear Buds, as well as the iPod have come together, they have enough power to survive for days with a capacity of tens of thousands of tunes. The actual harm is happening without you even being conscious of it. Read More