Effects Of Loud Noise

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Does loud noise only affect your hearing?

Effects Of Loud Noise

The World Health Organization's “Guidelines For Community Noise,” details the numerous health problems associated with working or living in a noisy environment, without hearing protection. The main health problems concluded by the WHO consists of:

Problems With Speech


Lack Of Concentration

Hearing Problems


Problems With Sleep e.g. decreased REM

Mood Changes

The health problems reported are diverse and affect almost every human system. This is why it is a good idea to wear hearing protectors, to reduce the amount of noise around you.



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