You can do a lot more for your ears than sticking your fingers in them when things get loud. Invest in stylish and easy-to-carry apparel that will protect your hearing.
Whether you’re swimming, playing music, at the shooting range or working at a construction site, custom ear plugs and ear muffs are among the recommended items to own to lower your risk of hearing loss.
How loud is too loud? If you need to raise your voice to be heard from someone 1 metre away (3 ft) then the noise levels are potentially harmful and hearing protection is advised. Ask a hearing professional at Connect Hearing for the best protection for your situation.
Check out the video below as MJ DeSousa, our Director of Professional Practice outlines what the acceptable levels of noise exposure are:
For more information visit a clinic in your area.