Loud sounds exposure is the main cause of hearing loss in modern society.
Loud music, however a pleasant experience for many, is very detrimental for the ears and may cause a permanent hearing loss and tinnitus. The human hearing system was not designed to cope with prolonged exposure to loud sounds. Like heavy machinery workers, professional musicians also suffer hearing loss as a hazard of their profession.
Music lovers who spend many hours listening to loud music are also at risk.
There are some professionals in the music industry who have received services from Healthy Hearing & Balance Care.