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Mapping and Measuring Real Time Community Noise

Noise pollution can cause stress and too many flight or fight chemicals in the body. This is a public health crisis that can also make tinnitus or hyperacusis worse. Mapping and measuring real time community noise identifies areas or locations with unhealthy noise levels as well as quiet areas and locations that need protecting. Cities …

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Neighbour Noise Complaints About Children Playing Outside

There have never been so many news stories on neighbour noise complaints about children playing outside. No amplifiers. Just kids being healthy, playing outdoors as recommended by medical experts. In a recent story from Global News in Calgary, the neighbour installed a sound activated high pitched alarm that goes off when 2 children, aged 5 …

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