TITLE

Listen Up

AUTHOR(S)
Kalish, Nancy
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
O, The Oprah Magazine;Jul2011, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p98
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article the author offers suggestions for preventing hearing loss which she claims has reached an epidemic proportions and can be prevented by listening music in a low volume, taking a daily dose of 167-milligram of magnesium and using ear plugs whenever the sound is loud. INSET: HOW LOUD IS TOO LOUD?.
ACCESSION #
63501355

 

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