How Do We Hear?
How Loud is That?
How to Save Your Hearing
Signs of Hearing Loss
Hair Cells help you hear!
WELCOME TO SOUND SENSE!
What are your favourite sounds? Music? Your friends' voices? Nature? These sounds make us feel good, but when sound becomes
it can hurt our ears - or even cause hearing loss! Sound Sense is all about taking care of your hearing so that you'll be able to hear good sounds for your whole life!
HOW DO WE HEAR?
Our sense of hearing is one of the body’s most amazing systems. But, HOW does it work? And what makes it NOT work?
Let’s fly down an ear canal and find out what’s going on
How can you protect your children from noise-induced hearing loss? Parents -
learn about the issue and adopt safe listening strategies in the home and at play
. Teachers, introduce your students to Sound Sense, the elementary education program that will help
prevent permanent noise damage
Hey kids, what are your favourite sounds? Music, your friend’s voice, your pets? What if - all of a sudden - you couldn’t hear them very well? Here’s some cool stuff to show you
why you should take care of your hearing
How do you hear?
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!
Whales and penguins have to "speak" more loudly in order to be heard over human-generated noise.
Check out this interactive sound demo.
Check out this list of common questions.
Discover the inner workings of the ear.
SAVE YOUR EARS!
How to protect your hearing so you can keep on loving the music!
What sound level should your music device be set at if you listen through earphones every day?
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