A 17-year-old male asked:
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was listening to really loud music. hours later inner ears have some sharp pain, and a headache that's off and on. is this from the loudness?

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Dr. Sean O'mara
24 years experience Emergency Medicine
Loud music: Loud music can cause both ear discomfort and headache. Perhaps most concerning is the potential for permanent hearing damage. When loud noisy environments cannot be avoided wearing hearing protection is necessary. Everyone enjoys music but keep the volume reasonable.
Answered on May 30, 2014

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