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Can viewing a movie in the theatre cause hearing loss?

Logan (2017): How Loud is it?

We decided to run informal experiment to see how loud a movie theater can be and if a viewing a movie could cause temporary hearing loss. The results were surprising. Why A Movie? The greatest risk to our hearing in North America is noise induced hearing loss (NIHL). Unknowingly our…

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CF-18 Hornet Acrobatics at MB AirShow 2016

MB AirShow 2016 - How Loud Is It?

To find out just how loud an airshow can get, we traveled to Southport airport minutes away from Portage la Prairie to take in the now infamous Manitoba AirShow. Despite hours waiting to get in, were still looking forward to seeing the last 2 performances; the CF-18 Hornet solo and the…

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Ride For Dad Just 12 Hours Away!

"Organizers are asking all registered Riders to arrive at Earls Polo Park early on Saturday, May 28 to avoid line-ups. The registration table and various sponsor tents open at 8:00 AM Ride Day." - From RFD's May 24th media advisory. It's not too late to register - grab some friends and register online at…

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Read more about the article 1.1 Billion Teens & Young Adults Risk Hearing Loss
Classic Boom Box: The Origional Personal Music Player!

1.1 Billion Teens & Young Adults Risk Hearing Loss

The World Health Organization has identified exposure to recreational noise as the greatest threat to the hearing health of teens and young adults . Some 1.1 billion people are at risk of hearing loss due to the unsafe use of personal audio devices (smartphones too)  and noisy venues such as sporting…

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Noise-Induced Hearing Loss Growing

 In a recent news release the Canadian Hearing Instrument Practitioners Society (CHIPS) identified noise induced hearing loss as a growing health issue. The release also highlighted the increased rate of hearing loss found in younger Canadians. May 2016 is Hearing Awareness Month #hearinghealth            "Canadians are exposed to…

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