[AI] is this true?

Subramani L lsubramani at deccanherald.co.in
Wed Jan 30 23:14:10 EST 2008

I wear it almost eight hours a day and don't find this to be necessarily
true. However, using ear phones or head phones for so long may cause
problems to your hearing. So, I usually stuff my ears with lots of
cotton before wearing the headphone and also keep it aside for a while
if I feel uneasy. Form my personal experience I can tell you that it is
not good to use head phones for long hours. But I do it for professional


-----Original Message-----
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[mailto:accessindia-bounces at accessindia.org.in] On Behalf Of muffi
Sent: Thursday, January 31, 2008 7:47 AM
To: accessindia at accessindia.org.in
Subject: [AI] is this true?

hello listers,
in a mail i read this small piece of information.

  Wearing headphones for just an hour will increase the bacteria in your
ear  by 700  times.

could anybody please varify this information. if true then what would b
the effects of earphones for us??

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