Don’t listen to music too loudly. Cover your ears when you mow the lawn. We’ve all heard these hearing protection tips before. Our ears are incredibly sensitive – that means common experiences like traveling in an airplane or being out in a loud thunderstorm may negatively impact your hearing ability. There are other everyday activities that can hurt your hearing, too.
This infographic shows seven common sounds that can cause hearing loss and, surprisingly, require hearing protection:
Are you concerned that certain activities might have damaged your hearing? A professional hearing evaluation can reveal your degree of hearing loss and help you find the best hearing solution for you. Not sure if you have hearing loss or how serious it is? Take this simple, interactive online quiz to help determine the need for a professional hearing evaluation.