News and Trends
Study confirms hearing concerns
In a study conducted recently by Califone (califone.com), a combined 84
percent of respondents (58 percent “strongly agreed” and 26 percent
“somewhat agreed”) said that most younger students don’t fully understand
that high volumes can affect their hearing. For hearing-safety tips, see the
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association’s “Listen to Your Buds”
campaign at www.listentoyourbuds.org.