Adverse Health Effects of Industrial Wind Turbine Noise: How the Ear and Brain Process Infrasound

This article, the final of three installments, discusses the relationship between various health effects and our current understanding of the processing of infrasound by the ear and brain.{{1}}[[1]]Part 1: Adverse Health Effects of Industrial Wind Turbines; Part 2: Evidence of Negative Health Effects from Industrial Wind Turbines[[1]] By Jerry Punch, PhD, and Richard James, INCE, BME…

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The Negative Health Impact of Noise from Industrial Wind Turbines: The Evidence

Today’s post, the second of three installments, reviews the major research findings linking low-frequency noise and infrasound from industrial wind turbines with effects on health and quality of life.{{1}}[[1]]Part 1: Adverse Health Effects of Industrial Wind Turbines; Part 3: Adverse Health Effects of Industrial Wind Turbines: How the Brain & Ear Process Infrasound[[1]]   By Jerry…

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Adverse Health Effects from Industrial Wind Turbines

Negative Health Effects of Noise from Industrial Wind Turbines: Some Background This post, the first of a three-part series, provides a broad overview of the topic. The second installment will review the major research findings linking low-frequency noise and infrasound from industrial wind turbines with effects on health and quality of life. Part three will discuss the…

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What’s Stress Got to Do With it?

What Is Oxidative Stress? What is Nrf2 function? Can It Affect My Hearing & Balance? What Can I Do About It?   By Larry G. Martin, AuD   As a recently retired Doctor of Audiology who has worked in the hearing health care industry for nearly 30 years, I would never have guessed there would come a…

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