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Earbuds can speed loss of hearing

Saturday, June 30, 2012
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Some people are playing with audio dynamite, damaging their hearing with loud music. The problem is earbuds — small electronic speakers that fit snugly inside ears and pump in volume from personal music players. At left, Akira Nesfield says “they’re on my ears all the time,” while she listens to music....

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