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what are the effects of noise pollution to our health?
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Occupational Medicine 37 years experience
Hearing loss: noises above 85 DB are shown to cause hearing loss Try to avoid loud noises. and individual subject ot elevated noise levels should wear hearing protection
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Last updated Apr 29, 2015
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