Your ears are more fragile than you think
They have little hair follicles within them that turn soundwaves into electrical signals for your brain. When you’re exposed to loud noises from 70dB for a long time, these hairs can be damaged along with
And they can’t come back from that.
What happens then? Well, as
a result 1.1 billion of us have a higher risk of hearing loss, according to the World Health Organization.
So what can we do? How do we protect our hearing at a concert?