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Modification of Musicians’ Earplugs: The Romance Continues…

This is a continuation of a previous post where the romantic nature of Musicians’... Read More

Noise Exposure While Driving in a Convertible

So… I was trying to innocently measure my noise-dose during a 2 hour trip... Read More

Area over love

This may sound like a cheap romantic novel or a new soap opera but... Read More

Hearing Loss Prevention and Music

Of the many causes of permanent hearing loss, the one that is most preventable... Read More

Best of 2018: Musicians should not retire on my watch!

Recently there have been news reports about famous musicians who can no longer perform... Read More

INFO FOR MUSICIANS

Working with musicians is fun

We don’t normally get up in the morning, go home to get a change... Read More

The Walls of Jericho came tumbling down…

I was asked a question recently about the fabled Walls of Jericho that came... Read More

Happiness and Sadness in Music – part 1

Happiness or sadness; joy or depression; creative or non-creative; good or bad- these are... Read More

Today I will be waxing philosophical…

An article in today’s Globe and Mail – one of Canada’s long-standing national newspapers –... Read More

Sand Dunes are Tuned to E Below Middle C

As clinical audiologists I am sure that we have all had similar training around... Read More

PREVENTING HEARING LOSS

Music and the PCAST Recommendations -Part 4

So…. when is a hearing aid prescription a hearing aid prescription? Hearing aid prescription... Read More

Critical Levels of Music and Noise

How can I ensure that the music will not damage my ears? I get... Read More

The 80/90 rule

Brian Fligor and his colleagues have come up with a good “first estimate” of... Read More

The Occlusion Effect with Musicians’ Earplugs – Part 2

In part 1 of this blog series, some characteristics of the occlusion effect were... Read More

Today I will be waxing philosophical…

An article in today’s Globe and Mail – one of Canada’s long-standing national newspapers –... Read More