Besides making your music listening activity feels better, actually, there are several bad effects of using earphones you should know. Those bad effects are very important to known by everyone, especially teenagers. Well, most people must often use earphones for anything related to the listening action including listening to music, listening to radio programs, news on internet TV from mobile devices and many more. It is true that the sound will be better than listening to it normally without earphones. No wonder that most teenagers and young adults love to listen to their music playlist for several hours during studying or doing chores.
Negative effects using earphones
From those pleasant activities which can be done using earphones, there are several bad effects of using ear plugs that actually may be very serious. It becomes serious since it may cause serious damage on your ear drum. Of course, we are going to discuss it in detail with you here. The first negative effect of using earphones is that it can cause hearing loss. Yeah, if you listen to anything through earphones with the highest volume level, this serious effect will be truly happened. This main side effect has been researched by some experts including Dr. Brian Fligor, Boston Children’s Hospital’s Diagnostic Audiology’s director.
Permanent hearing loss can be happened due to different decibel range you usually apply on your ears. The higher sound loudness applied on your ears, the faster hearing loss that will happen on your ears. That’s why you must be careful and wise when you are using the earphones for listening to any audio in your daily routine. Besides hearing loss, carelessly using earphones can cause ear infection. This ear infection comes from various kinds of harmful bacteria which live inside each of your ear. And when you share the earphones to other people, you should have understood the negative effects of using ear plugs.