When you are listening to extremely loud music, even for short periods of time, your inner ear can be subjected to direct damage. If you’ve been going to festivals, shows or clubs, it’s likely that you’ve heard or been told that ear plugs can be an obvious solution to this problem, but are they really? Do they actually prevent acoustic trauma? A new study finds they do.
When it comes to listening to music, our ears are the most vital assets. Sound, and all it’s complexities, must first pass through our ears before being interpreted by the brain; so shouldn’t we make an effort to protect them? Doppler Labs, the innovative company behind Dubs Earplugs, has developed a revolutionary new earplug that will certainly change the way we think about hearing protection. The best part? It’s available for the low price of $25. Read more