Why Hearing as Wellness Matters
Workplace headphone use is damaging people's hearing
Hey! Your headphones are too loud.
I'm not saying you need to take them off. Let's be real: Headphones are here to stay. The twin forces of true wireless, which makes headphones more convenient, and remote work, which has replaced in-person meetings with dial-ins, have made headphones much more indispensable.
Here's the problem: Based on today's common headphone practices, that's far too much. We've undergone a massive cultural shift, and are only just beginning to recognize how problematic the widespread use of headphones can be.
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