April 2012 pp is my hearing loss due to noise exposure

263 views

Published on

Published in: Technology, Business
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
263
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
2
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

April 2012 pp is my hearing loss due to noise exposure

  1. 1. Austin Hearing Services, Inc. 6805 N Capital of Texas Highway Austin, TX 78731 www.Hearing-Aids-Austin-TX.com
  2. 2. When hearing loss is due to an over-exposure to noise, a very predictable pattern of hearing loss will emerge. www.Hearing-Aids-Austin-TX.com
  3. 3. The amount of loss a person willexperience is based on how loud thenoise was during the actual exposure and how long the exposure lasted. www.Hearing-Aids-Austin-TX.com
  4. 4. Long- term studies have beencompleted with the help of individuals who experienced up to 40 years of sustained noise exposure. www.Hearing-Aids-Austin-TX.com
  5. 5. Researchers found that hearing lossfrom over-exposure to noise causes acertain and progressive loss of hearing as long as the person continued to be exposed to that noise. www.Hearing-Aids-Austin-TX.com
  6. 6. Interestingly, once someone stopsworking around noise, the progression of the hearing loss can stop all together. www.Hearing-Aids-Austin-TX.com
  7. 7. If you think you have hearing loss due to noise exposure, there are two things to do right away: First, make sure to invest in good ear protection. www.Hearing-Aids-Austin-TX.com
  8. 8. Second, make an appointment for a hearing evaluation. www.Hearing-Aids-Austin-TX.com
  9. 9. This is important because hearing loss due to noise exposure can progressover time, making you unaware of how much you may be missing. www.Hearing-Aids-Austin-TX.com
  10. 10. Austin Hearing Services, Inc. 6805 N Capital of Texas Highway Austin, TX 78731 www.Hearing-Aids-Austin-TX.com

×