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How does sound damage hearing?
February 18, 2014 6:47PM
Sound doesn't damage hearing, decibles do.
A large blast of sound could rupture the ear drums by destroying them. The sound is like a shockwave, spreading throughout your eardrum. Even if you listen to a sound less loud, overtime your eardrums will adjust and your hearing may dullen. The sounds are like waves that ripple through your ears.