Re: headphone usage


Subject: Re: headphone usage
From: Vivian Adelberg Rudow (vivian@peabody.jhu.edu)
Date: Sat May 29 1999 - 13:42:09 EDT


> Please tell me more about the 'health hazard' of headphones - as a major
> user (living in an unsoundproofed flat) I really should know.
>
> Letharjik
>
>
They must be played quietly, carefully , & not too long duration, or, you
will get ear damage.
I used a pair of head phones in the 1980s and although the VU meter was
NOT up too high, inaudible frequences of white noise did give me ear
damage after 3 hours of continued use.

Vivian Adelberg Rudow (Vickie)



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