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How accurate are dB meter apps?

Smartphone users worldwide will total 1.75 billion in 2014. Apple iOS and Google Android platforms account for 93% of those devices Smartphone developers now offer many sound measurement applications (apps) using the devices’ built-in...

Elacin Hearing Protection - Dentists risk their hearing

Dental hygienists risk their hearing

A survey among experienced dental hygienists shows that they have a much higher prevalence of hearing problems than others. An American survey among experienced dental hygienists who had been practicing for a minimum of...

Elacin Hearing Protection - Test susceptibility to hearing loss

Test susceptibility to noise induced hearing loss

A test can be used to measure how vulnerable people are to loud noises in the workplace, an Austrian study shows. Similar noise levels at the same workplace can affect people differently. In order...

Elacin Hearing Protection - Hearing Protection instructional videos

Elacin Hearing Protection instructional videos

So you have purchased your very own, unique set of custom made hearing protectors. And now you would like to use them as often as possible! But how exactly do you use  hearing protection...

What is hearing loss and what is the cause?

Hearing loss is the gradual decline of your auditory senses. Aging and exposure to loud noises are the most common causes of hearing loss. The biggest cause of hearing loss is age related. Age...