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FAQs from MusiciansClinics.com – part 9

Over the next months, I will be uploading some commonly viewed FAQs from MusiciansClinics.com. ... Read More

Guidelines for Musicians with Hearing Loss to Bring to Their Audiologist

Dear Readers: During this holiday season, the editors at Hearing Health & Technology Matters... Read More

FAQs from MusiciansClinics.com – part 8

Over the next months, I will be uploading some commonly viewed FAQs from MusiciansClinics.com. ... Read More

FAQs from MusiciansClinics.com – part 7

Over the next months, I will be uploading some commonly viewed FAQs from MusiciansClinics.com. ... Read More

FAQs from MusiciansClinics.com – part 6

Over the next months, I will be uploading some commonly viewed FAQs from MusiciansClinics.com. ... Read More

INFO FOR MUSICIANS

Should musicians smoke?

The short answer is of course not.  What a stupid question! There are very... Read More

Rock and Roll needs to be loud… but it doesn’t need to be intense.

Every rocker I have ever met (and I go back to the 60s) says... Read More

Reverberation Time and Wallace Sabine part 1

The Tragically Hip recently gave their last performance (ever) on Saturday August 20, 2016... Read More

Musician earplugs and the 1.4 mm vent

When fitting musician earplugs, the clinical rule of thumb is the longer the better. ... Read More

How musicians’ earplugs may be useful in post-concussion syndrome

Post-concussion syndrome is a group of symptoms that can occur for days, weeks, months,... Read More

PREVENTING HEARING LOSS

The audiogram is really quite silly.

I am constantly amazed by how similar the hearing of an 85-year-old who has... Read More

The Simplistic Nature of Asymptotic Hearing Loss

I love seeing 15 year old kids for a musicians’ hearing assessment. These are... Read More

Validating the attenuation features of musicians’ earplugs- part 1

Musicians’ earplugs, also known as the ER-15, have been available since 1988.  These were... Read More

Control methods in assessing musicians’ earplugs Part 2.

Last week we talked about using a higher stimulus level to assess the benefit... Read More

Emotional effects of music exposure- part 1

This is a great video clip.  Even the bassoonist downwind jerks his head, and... Read More