1 Billion People Risk Hearing Loss Because They Listen To Music Too Loud; Other Sounds Also Pose Risk
Mar 1, 2015 02:05 PM By Anthony Rivas
“As they go about their daily lives doing what they enjoy, more and more young people are placing themselves at risk of hearing loss,” said Dr. Etienne Krug, WHO director of the Department for Management of Noncommunicable Diseases, Disability, Violence and Injury Prevention, in a press release. “They should be aware that once you lose your hearing, it won’t come back. Taking simple preventive actions will allow people to continue to enjoy themselves without putting their hearing at risk.”
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