National Protect Your Hearing Month

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October

National Protect Your Hearing Month

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The Acoustical Society of America observes National Protect Your Hearing Month each October to help raise awareness about the importance of protecting your hearing. For more information and resources about the causes and prevention of noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL), visit the  NIDCD It’s a Noisy Planet. Protect Their Hearing.® campaign website.

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Activities

These are all activities you can do at home to learn about the importance of protecting your hearing.[/et_pb_text][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][et_pb_row column_structure=”1_4,1_4,1_2″ _builder_version=”4.16″ custom_padding=”0px||3px|||” locked=”off” global_colors_info=”{}”][et_pb_column type=”1_4″ _builder_version=”4.16″ custom_padding=”|||” global_colors_info=”{}” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_blurb title=”Coloring Sheets” url=”https://exploresound.org/explore-sound-home/acoustics-for-k-12/acoustics-activities/home-activities/loud-sounds-coloring-sheet/” image=”https://exploresound.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/coloring_sheets.jpg” admin_label=”coloring sheets” _builder_version=”4.16″ header_font=”Roboto|700|||||||” header_text_color=”#f88590″ header_font_size=”18px” header_line_height=”1.7em” body_font=”||||||||” body_line_height=”1.8em” background_color=”#ffffff” module_alignment=”left” custom_margin=”|||” custom_padding=”10px|11px|11px|11px|false|true” custom_padding_tablet=”” custom_padding_phone=”|||31px” custom_padding_last_edited=”on|phone” animation=”off” border_radii=”on|10px|10px|10px|10px” box_shadow_style=”preset1″ box_shadow_blur=”70px” box_shadow_color=”rgba(110,130,208,0.18)” locked=”off” global_colors_info=”{}”]Learn how to protect your ears from loud sounds with 4 different printable loud sounds coloring sheets.[/et_pb_blurb][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”1_4″ _builder_version=”4.16″ custom_padding=”|||” global_colors_info=”{}” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_blurb title=”Dangerous Decibels Exhibit” url=”https://exploresound.org/explore-sound-home/acoustics-for-k-12/acoustics-activities/home-activities/dd-virtual-exhibit/” image=”https://exploresound.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/virtual_exhibit2.jpg” admin_label=”DD exhibit” _builder_version=”4.16″ header_font=”Roboto|700|||||||” header_text_color=”#f88590″ header_font_size=”18px” header_line_height=”1.7em” body_font=”||||||||” body_line_height=”1.8em” background_color=”#ffffff” module_alignment=”left” custom_margin=”|||” custom_padding=”13px|11px|11px|11px|false|true” custom_padding_tablet=”” custom_padding_phone=”|||31px” custom_padding_last_edited=”on|phone” animation=”off” border_radii=”on|10px|10px|10px|10px” box_shadow_style=”preset1″ box_shadow_blur=”70px” box_shadow_color=”rgba(110,130,208,0.18)” locked=”off” global_colors_info=”{}”]Learn about loud sounds in this virtual exhibit with games, demonstrations and activities.[/et_pb_blurb][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”1_2″ _builder_version=”4.16″ custom_padding=”|||” global_colors_info=”{}” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_video src=”https://youtu.be/sNHsPHjRkgs” image_src=”//i.ytimg.com/vi/sNHsPHjRkgs/hqdefault.jpg” thumbnail_overlay_color=”rgba(0,0,0,0.6)” admin_label=”Inside Science – cochlear implant video” _builder_version=”4.16″ border_radii=”on|8px|8px|8px|8px” box_shadow_style=”preset1″ box_shadow_blur=”70px” box_shadow_color=”rgba(110,130,208,0.18)” global_colors_info=”{}”][/et_pb_video][et_pb_video src=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eQEaiZ2j9oc&feature=youtu.be” image_src=”//i.ytimg.com/vi/eQEaiZ2j9oc/hqdefault.jpg” thumbnail_overlay_color=”rgba(0,0,0,0.6)” admin_label=”NIDCD – Journey of Sound” _builder_version=”4.16″ border_radii=”on|8px|8px|8px|8px” box_shadow_style=”preset1″ box_shadow_blur=”70px” box_shadow_color=”rgba(110,130,208,0.18)” global_colors_info=”{}”][/et_pb_video][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][/et_pb_section][et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ custom_padding_last_edited=”off|desktop” admin_label=”Acoustics Today” _builder_version=”4.16″ custom_padding=”|||” custom_padding_tablet=”0px|||” custom_padding_phone=”0px|||” border_radii=”on|10px|10px|10px|10px” saved_tabs=”all” global_colors_info=”{}”][et_pb_row _builder_version=”4.16″ custom_margin=”|auto|7px|auto||” custom_padding=”1px||35px|||” locked=”off” global_colors_info=”{}”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”4.16″ custom_padding=”|||” global_colors_info=”{}” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_text _builder_version=”4.16″ text_font=”||||||||” text_font_size=”16px” text_line_height=”2em” ul_font=”||||||||” header_font=”||||||||” header_2_font=”Roboto|700|||||||” header_2_font_size=”45px” header_2_line_height=”1.2em” header_3_font=”||||||||” text_orientation=”center” max_width=”800px” max_width_last_edited=”off|desktop” module_alignment=”center” custom_margin=”|||” custom_padding=”|||” header_2_font_size_tablet=”35px” header_2_font_size_phone=”28px” header_2_font_size_last_edited=”on|phone” global_colors_info=”{}”]

Acoustics Today

Read hearing science and hearing relating research published in Acoustics Today!
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Learn about the history of the evaluation of hearing loss.

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Tinnitus is the perception of sound without an external source, often experienced as a constant or frequent ringing, humming, or buzzing.

[/et_pb_blurb][et_pb_blurb title=” The Remarkable Cochlear Implant and Possibilities for the Next Large Step Forward” url=”https://acousticstoday.org/the-remarkable-cochlear-implant-and-possibilities-for-the-next-large-step-forward-blake-s-wilson/” url_new_window=”on” image=”https://exploresound.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/ATspring2019.jpg” admin_label=” The Remarkable Cochlear Implant” _builder_version=”4.16″ header_font=”Roboto|700|||||||” header_text_color=”#f88590″ header_font_size=”18px” header_line_height=”1.7em” body_font=”||||||||” body_line_height=”1.8em” background_color=”#ffffff” module_alignment=”left” custom_margin=”|||” custom_padding=”30px|30px|30px|30px|false|true” custom_padding_phone=”|||31px” custom_padding_last_edited=”off|desktop” animation=”off” border_radii=”on|10px|10px|10px|10px” box_shadow_style=”preset1″ box_shadow_blur=”70px” box_shadow_color=”rgba(110,130,208,0.18)” locked=”off” global_colors_info=”{}”]The modern cochlear implant is an astonishing success; however, room remains for improvement and greater access to this already marvelous technology.[/et_pb_blurb][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”1_3″ _builder_version=”4.16″ custom_padding=”|||” global_colors_info=”{}” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_blurb title=”Hearing and Aging Effects on Speech Understanding: Challenges and Solutions” url=”https://acousticstoday.org/hearing-and-aging-effects-on-speech-understanding-challenges-and-solutions-samira-anderson-sandra-gordon-salant-and-judy-r-dubno-2/” url_new_window=”on” image=”https://exploresound.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Screen-Shot-2019-09-30-at-12.50.42-PM.png” admin_label=”Hearing and Aging Effects” _builder_version=”4.16″ header_font=”Roboto|700|||||||” header_text_color=”#f88590″ header_font_size=”18px” header_line_height=”1.7em” body_font=”||||||||” body_line_height=”1.8em” background_color=”#ffffff” module_alignment=”left” custom_margin=”|||” custom_padding=”30px|30px|30px|30px|false|true” custom_padding_phone=”|||31px” custom_padding_last_edited=”off|desktop” animation=”off” border_radii=”on|10px|10px|10px|10px” box_shadow_style=”preset1″ box_shadow_blur=”70px” box_shadow_color=”rgba(110,130,208,0.18)” locked=”off” global_colors_info=”{}”]Development of effective, evidence-based solutions to overcoming communication barriers imposed by hearing loss is critical in our rapidly aging population.[/et_pb_blurb][et_pb_blurb title=”Regeneration of Auditory Hair Cells: A Potential Treatment for Hearing Loss on the Horizon” url=”https://acousticstoday.org/regeneration-of-auditory-hair-cells-a-potential-treatment-for-hearing-loss-on-the-horizon-rebeca-m-lewis/” url_new_window=”on” image=”https://exploresound.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/ATsummer2016.jpg” admin_label=”Regeneration of Auditory Hair Cells” _builder_version=”4.16″ header_font=”Roboto|700|||||||” header_text_color=”#f88590″ header_font_size=”18px” header_line_height=”1.7em” body_font=”||||||||” body_line_height=”1.8em” background_color=”#ffffff” module_alignment=”left” custom_margin=”|||” custom_padding=”30px|30px|30px|30px|false|true” custom_padding_tablet=”” custom_padding_phone=”|||31px” custom_padding_last_edited=”on|phone” animation=”off” border_radii=”on|10px|10px|10px|10px” box_shadow_style=”preset1″ box_shadow_blur=”70px” box_shadow_color=”rgba(110,130,208,0.18)” locked=”off” global_colors_info=”{}”]Regeneration of cochlear hair cells is being investigated as a potential therapy for hearing impairments. 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Excessive ambient noise causes hearing loss; disrupts sleep, function, and communication; and causes nonauditory health effects for millions of people.

[/et_pb_blurb][et_pb_blurb title=”Preventing Occupational Hearing Loss” url=”https://acousticstoday.org/preventing-occupational-hearing-loss-time-paradigm-shift-william-j-murphy/” url_new_window=”on” image=”https://exploresound.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/Screen-Shot-2022-09-28-at-12.59.24-PM.png” admin_label=”Preventing Occupational Hearing Loss” _builder_version=”4.17.1″ header_font=”Roboto|700|||||||” header_text_color=”#f88590″ header_font_size=”18px” header_line_height=”1.7em” body_font=”||||||||” body_line_height=”1.8em” background_color=”#ffffff” module_alignment=”left” custom_margin=”|||” custom_padding=”30px|30px|30px|30px|false|true” custom_padding_tablet=”” custom_padding_phone=”|||31px” custom_padding_last_edited=”on|phone” animation=”off” border_radii=”on|10px|10px|10px|10px” box_shadow_style=”preset1″ box_shadow_blur=”70px” box_shadow_color=”rgba(110,130,208,0.18)” locked=”off” global_colors_info=”{}”]Proactive hearing loss prevention programs that reduce workplace noise are shifting the focus from documentation of an injury to the prevention of occupational hearing loss.[/et_pb_blurb][et_pb_blurb title=”How Our Brains Make Sense of Noisy Speech” url=”https://acousticstoday.org/how-our-brains-make-sense-of-noisy-speech-jonathan-e-peelle-and-arthur-wingfield/” url_new_window=”on” image=”https://exploresound.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/brain-speech-in-noise.png” admin_label=”How Our Brains Make Sense of Noisy Speech” _builder_version=”4.17.1″ header_font=”Roboto|700|||||||” header_text_color=”#f88590″ header_font_size=”18px” header_line_height=”1.7em” body_font=”||||||||” body_line_height=”1.8em” background_color=”#ffffff” module_alignment=”left” custom_margin=”|||” custom_padding=”30px|30px|30px|30px|false|true” custom_padding_phone=”|||31px” custom_padding_last_edited=”off|desktop” animation=”off” border_radii=”on|10px|10px|10px|10px” box_shadow_style=”preset1″ box_shadow_blur=”70px” box_shadow_color=”rgba(110,130,208,0.18)” locked=”off” global_colors_info=”{}”]When dealing with noise, whether in a restaurant or another potentially loud environment, the mammalian brain has evolved ways to extract a signal of importance from the noisy surround.[/et_pb_blurb][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][/et_pb_section][et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ custom_padding_last_edited=”on|phone” admin_label=”Meet the Acousticians” _builder_version=”4.16″ background_color=”#f2f2fa” use_background_color_gradient=”on” background_color_gradient_stops=”#ffffff 0%|#f2f2fa 50%” background_color_gradient_start=”#ffffff” background_color_gradient_end=”#f2f2fa” background_color_gradient_end_position=”50%” background_size=”initial” custom_margin=”|||” custom_margin_tablet=”” custom_margin_phone=”” custom_margin_last_edited=”on|phone” custom_padding=”|||” custom_padding_tablet=”|||” custom_padding_phone=”|||” bottom_divider_style=”ramp” bottom_divider_color=”#ffffff” bottom_divider_height=”200px” bottom_divider_flip=”horizontal” saved_tabs=”all” global_colors_info=”{}”][et_pb_row _builder_version=”4.16″ custom_margin=”|auto|7px|auto||” custom_padding=”1px||35px|||” locked=”off” global_colors_info=”{}”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”4.16″ custom_padding=”|||” global_colors_info=”{}” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_text _builder_version=”4.16″ text_font=”||||||||” text_font_size=”16px” text_line_height=”2em” ul_font=”||||||||” header_font=”||||||||” header_2_font=”Roboto|700|||||||” header_2_font_size=”45px” header_2_line_height=”1.2em” header_3_font=”||||||||” text_orientation=”center” max_width=”800px” max_width_last_edited=”off|desktop” module_alignment=”center” custom_margin=”|||” custom_padding=”|||” header_2_font_size_tablet=”35px” header_2_font_size_phone=”28px” header_2_font_size_last_edited=”on|phone” global_colors_info=”{}”]

Hearing Scientists and Researchers

Meet the people who are researching hearing and hearing related topics![/et_pb_text][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][et_pb_row column_structure=”1_5,1_5,1_5,1_5,1_5″ use_custom_gutter=”on” _builder_version=”4.16″ max_width=”1440px” custom_padding=”0px||0px|||” use_custom_width=”on” custom_width_px=”1440px” global_colors_info=”{}”][et_pb_column type=”1_5″ _builder_version=”4.16″ custom_padding=”|||” global_colors_info=”{}” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_blurb title=”Alberto Behar” url=”https://acousticstoday.org/interview-professor-alberto-behar/” url_new_window=”on” image=”https://exploresound.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Behar.png” admin_label=”Alberto Behar” _builder_version=”4.16″ header_font=”Roboto|700|||||||” header_font_size=”18px” header_line_height=”1.7em” body_font=”||||||||” body_line_height=”1.8em” background_color=”#ffffff” text_orientation=”center” module_alignment=”left” custom_margin=”||0px|” custom_padding=”30px|20px|40px|20px|false|true” custom_padding_tablet=”” custom_padding_phone=”” custom_padding_last_edited=”on|phone” animation=”off” border_radii=”on|10px|10px|10px|10px” border_width_all=”20px” border_color_all=”#ffffff” border_width_top=”20px” border_color_top=”#ffffff” border_width_right=”20px” border_color_right=”#ffffff” border_width_bottom=”20px” border_color_bottom=”#ffffff” border_width_left=”20px” border_color_left=”#ffffff” box_shadow_style=”preset1″ box_shadow_blur=”70px” box_shadow_color=”rgba(110,130,208,0.18)” global_colors_info=”{}”]Alberto Behar has done research on the accuracy of sound level meters, on hearing protection, and on noise exposure of musicians. 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Yost” url=”https://docs.google.com/viewerng/viewer?url=https://acousticstoday.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Ask-an-Acoustician-William-A.-Yost.pdf” image=”https://exploresound.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Screen-Shot-2019-03-19-at-11.44.56-AM.png” admin_label=”William A. Yost” _builder_version=”4.16″ header_font=”Roboto|700|||||||” header_font_size=”18px” header_line_height=”1.7em” body_font=”||||||||” body_line_height=”1.8em” background_color=”#ffffff” text_orientation=”center” module_alignment=”left” custom_margin=”||0px|” custom_padding=”30px|20px|40px|20px|false|true” custom_padding_tablet=”” custom_padding_phone=”” custom_padding_last_edited=”on|phone” animation=”off” border_radii=”on|10px|10px|10px|10px” border_width_all=”20px” border_color_all=”#ffffff” border_width_top=”20px” border_color_top=”#ffffff” border_width_right=”20px” border_color_right=”#ffffff” border_width_bottom=”20px” border_color_bottom=”#ffffff” border_width_left=”20px” border_color_left=”#ffffff” box_shadow_style=”preset1″ box_shadow_blur=”70px” box_shadow_color=”rgba(110,130,208,0.18)” global_colors_info=”{}”]William A. Yost served as president of the Acoustical Society of America and received the Gold Medal for his contributions to binaural hearing, pitch and modulation perception.[/et_pb_blurb][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][/et_pb_section][et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ custom_padding_last_edited=”off|desktop” admin_label=”Lay Language Papers” _builder_version=”4.16″ custom_padding=”|||” custom_padding_tablet=”0px|||” custom_padding_phone=”0px|||” bottom_divider_style=”ramp” bottom_divider_color=”#ffffff” bottom_divider_height=”250px” bottom_divider_height_tablet=”150px” bottom_divider_height_phone=”110px” bottom_divider_height_last_edited=”on|phone” border_radii=”on|10px|10px|10px|10px” saved_tabs=”all” global_colors_info=”{}”][et_pb_row _builder_version=”4.16″ custom_margin=”1px|auto||auto||” custom_padding=”1px||35px|||” use_custom_width=”on” global_colors_info=”{}”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”4.16″ custom_padding=”|||” global_colors_info=”{}” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_text _builder_version=”4.16″ text_font=”||||||||” text_font_size=”16px” text_line_height=”2em” ul_font=”||||||||” header_font=”||||||||” header_2_font=”Roboto|700|||||||” header_2_font_size=”45px” header_2_line_height=”1.2em” header_3_font=”||||||||” text_orientation=”center” max_width=”800px” max_width_last_edited=”off|desktop” module_alignment=”center” custom_margin=”|||” custom_padding=”|||” header_2_font_size_tablet=”35px” header_2_font_size_phone=”28px” header_2_font_size_last_edited=”on|phone” global_colors_info=”{}”]

Research Papers

These are “lay language” papers of compelling hearing related research, studies and findings.
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Presented Dec 11, 2020 at the 179th Meeting Acoustical Society of America, Acoustics Virtually Everywhere.

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Presented Dec 11, 2020 at the 179th ASA Meeting, Acoustics Virtually Everywhere.

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Presented Nov 8, 2018 at the 176th Meeting Acoustical Society of America in Victoria, BC, Canada.

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Presented May 7, 2018 at the 175th ASA Meeting in Minneapolis, MN.

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Presented May 7, 2018 at the 175th ASA Meeting in Minneapolis, MN.

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