Technology is progressing by time every day, leaving one and all spellbound in the comfort and luxury it offers. Earphones and headphones are one such technology that have some hidden bad effects too.
On wearing earphone with volume over and above 90 decibels, you could result in having a hearing complication or even hear loss. On listening to more than 100 decibels for over 15 minutes, you could have hear loss.
In case your headphones are a public property and are used by one and all, there are high chances of you having an ear infection. It happens because, bacteria from ears of different people effortlessly travels through headphones. So next time you use it, ensure sanitizing it.
Now days, there are earphones that deliver excellent audio experience, but with great experience comes health risk too. Earphones are build to insert in the ear canal that blocks the air passage which could result in higher ear infection risk.
Some new studies suggest that people who use earphones quiet often and are prone to loud music can leave there ear numb. Although the numbness comes back to be normal, but this numbness on a long run can be dangerous and also cause deafness.
Earphones these days produce some electromagnetic waves that can be dangerous for your brain. Although, there are no medical evidences that have proved the theory, but daily users of Bluetooth and earphones have been found to have some or other sort of brain related problems.
Image source: Getty
All possible measures have been taken to ensure accuracy, reliability, timeliness and authenticity of the information; however Onlymyhealth.com does not take any liability for the same. Using any information provided by the website is solely at the viewers’ discretion. In case of any medical exigencies/ persistent health issues, we advise you to seek a qualified medical practitioner before putting to use any advice/tips given by our team or any third party in form of answers/comments on the above mentioned website.