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Summary of Articles by Jan L. Mayes 2010-2020

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Mayes, Jan L. (2020, April 8). A noise control cure for noise-induced tinnitus and hyperacusis. thequietcoalition.org

Mayes, Jan L. (2019, Oct 5). Education report: Canada federal air pollution plus noise pollution public policy.

Mayes, Jan L. (2019, Feb 18). Urban noise levels are high enough to damage auditory sensorineural health. Sound and the Healthy City, special issue of the Cities and Health Journal, Routlegdge. DOI 10.1080/23748834.2019.1577204

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A noise control cure for noise-induced tinnitus and hyperacusis

The Quiet Coalition recently published my guest article: Mayes, Jan L. (2020, April 8). A noise control cure for noise-induced tinnitus and hyperacusis. thequietcoalition.org

This article was previously published at silencity.com (Feb 7, 2020).

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Education Report: Canada Federal Air Pollution Plus Noise Pollution Public Policy

I wrote this as a free share to raise awareness about greater public health risk from combined pollution, e.g. air plus noise pollution worse than either alone.

Mayes, Jan L. (2019, Oct 5). Education report: Canada federal air pollution plus noise pollution public policy.

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Right to Quiet Society Newsletter

In 2018-2019, the Canadian non-profit charity The Right to Quiet Society for Soundscape Awareness and Protection published several of my guest articles in their newsletter. Read the articles using these links:

Mayes, Jan L. (2018, Spring). Noise discrimination against people with hearing loss, tinnitus and hyperacusis. The Right to Quiet Society Noise Letter.

Climate change and unhealthy wind turbine noise (Right to Quiet Society Noiseletter, Spring 2019, p. 4)

US Quiet Communities Act of 2019 pending federal funding (Right to Quiet Society Noiseletter, Summer 2019, p. 2)

EU Laws requiring noisy electric cars ignore public health guidelines (Right to Quiet Society Noiseletter, Summer 2019, p. 3)

How fireworks can affect your health and the ecosystem (by CBC News (but such a good article I had to share here), Right to Quiet Society Noiseletter, Summer 2019, p. 5)

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