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http://budurl.com/phcsandiego Source: National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders. http://www.nidcd.nih.gov This type of hearing damage is known as noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL), and can occur in a one-time exposure to loud noise or over an extended period of time. That is why it is so important for shooters to wear ear protection when hunting or going to target practice. Call us today or visit our website or watch our videos on YouTube.

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Hearing Protection | San Diego Ca

  1. 1. Safeguard Your Ears from Hearing Loss: Wear EarProtection While ShootingAccording to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), 30 million American adults are exposed to dangerous noise levels every day; and twenty-two million of those individuals between the ages of 20 and 69 have already suffered irreversible hearing loss.Did you know that a single shotgun blast registers at 140-170decibels (dB)? And that when something with that decibel ratingis heard at close range it can permanently damage your hearing?In fact, anything over 85 dB (that’s the decibel rating for citytraffic) can harm your ability to hear.This type of hearing damage is known as noise-induced hearingloss (NIHL), and can occur in a one-time exposure to loud noiseor over an extended period of time. That is why it is so importantfor shooters to wear ear protection when hunting or going totarget practice.The best way to protect your ears from ear-splitting gunshotnoise is to wear earplugs, earmuffs, or eye safety glasses thatcome with built in ear protection. If you experience suddenhearing loss, if sounds are muffled or if you have ringing in yourears, do not hesitate to see your doctor.Source: National Institute on Deafness and Other CommunicationDisorders. http://www.nidcd.nih.govCall us today or visit our website or watch our videos on YouTube.Peninsula Hearing Center(619) 569-1937 San Diego, CA(858) 768-0454 La Jolla, CA

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