30 Apr Spring Cleaning! Could road traffic affect your hearing?
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Busy large cities are often concerned about air pollution due to their traffic congestion…but noise pollution?
An informal study (read it here) conducted in a major city in India found that 3 in 4 traffic patrol officers suffer from hearing loss. While the study is informal, it brings an important issue to the forefront – how noisy is your neigbourhood? How much do you contribute to the overall noise pollution?
Thank you for tuning in to our April “spring cleaning” series, where we looked at a variety of articles all related by the common thread of hearing healthcare.