Katrina Caro was working as a nightclub waitress when she was inadvertently punched in the jaw. What appeared at first to be a dental injury turned out to be far worse–the jaw pain spread to her ears, causing a severe form of hyperacusis.
It’s World Hearing Day and the theme is the economic impact of hearing loss. Dr. Daniel Fink writes that he wishes the focus was on the prevention of hearing loss.
Accommodation for autistic customers gains steam in UK. Supermarket giant Tesco trialing “quiet hour” to help autistic customers with their shopping.
Dr. Daniel Fink writes about restaurant noise and his holy grail–a restaurant where he can enjoy the food and a conversation.
University of Kansas “wins” the title for loudest crowd roar in an indoor arena. Dr. Daniel Fink writes about why this silly and dangerous competition must end.
Webinar: The Quiet Coalition co-founder Dr. Rick Neitzel’s ‘Noise Exposure In America’ is available on demand.
There is more to car noise than interior sound. This post tells you what to ask when you want the quietest car possible for you and others.
Is an open plan office interfering with your work? Here’s some advice on how fix office noise.