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Hyperacusis Hearing Protection Overprotection

One of the biggest challenges for people with hyperacusis is hearing protection overprotection. People with H have hearing system hyperactivity in the brain that switches the loudness of the world to high. Regular daily sounds like dishes clattering or voices talking can be painfully loud. Imagine a sound goes off near a person with H …

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How My New Black & Decker “50% Quieter” Electric Leaf Blower Wasn’t Quiet and Wasn’t 68 dBA Avg

Would you say this product is being marketed as Quiet? I needed a vacuum/mulcher for cleaning up garden leaves. I wanted to Buy Quiet, so I researched different manufacturers. I checked the product specs. Only Black & Decker claimed their electric 12 A Model BV5600 was quiet with 68 dBA listed as noise level in …

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High Fidelity Ear Protection for Music, Words in Noise, Hunting

Websites, media and other sources say use ear protection if you’re in damaging high level environmental noise whether that’s mowing the lawn, going to a concert or stadium event or doing some hunting or shooting. This couldn’t be more general or vague. It depends on if you need to hear in noise. Do you want …

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