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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Billing bonanza for balance assessment inspires unsavory sales pitches

The following Hearing View combines two posts that the author, Alan Desmond, AuD, originally published on January 16 and 23 on his blog, Dizziness Depot.  I am republishing them here because I believe that Alan’s cogent reporting and commentary on questionable sales practices in the health care field deserve a broader audience. On March 1,…

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