24 04, 2017

Recording the sounds of nature’s quietest places

By |2018-08-31T12:43:22-04:00April 24th, 2017|Categories: DOMS EARS BLOG|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Recording the sounds of nature’s quietest places

Recording the sounds of nature's quietest places      We wanted to share this great story about finding the quietest places.   APRIL 23, 2017, 9:24 AM| Gordon Hempton, who calls himself the Sound Tracker, is an "acoustic ecologist" who has traveled the world recording the sounds of nature, from birdsong and rainfall to babbling brooks [...]

8 03, 2017

March Madness can be maddening to your ears……

By |2018-08-31T12:43:22-04:00March 8th, 2017|Categories: DOMS EARS BLOG|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on March Madness can be maddening to your ears……

Noise level in basketball arenas, especially at tournament time can be deafening. Some arenas have measured decibel levels at 120 dB- the same level as a jet engine! At some arenas the fans are encouraged to pump up the volume to increase the level of excitement with signs like “GETLOUD.” The combination of screaming fans, [...]

30 04, 2015

Service Dogs can help with Vestibular Disorder

By |2020-08-31T12:35:55-04:00April 30th, 2015|Categories: DOMS EARS BLOG, DomsEars Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Service Dogs can help with Vestibular Disorder

According to Vestibular.org one recent large epidemiological study estimates that as many as 35% of adults aged 40 years or older in the United States—approximately 69 million Americans—have experienced some form of vestibular dysfunction. Of that number about 4% according to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), (8 million) of American [...]

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