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Carter 1 Oswald Carter Ms. Ruiz English 104 October 10, 2017 Safely Using Headphones and Earbuds People often listen to sound from their computers or portable devices through headphones or earbuds. Headphones cover or are placed outside of the ear, whereas earbuds rest inside the ear canal. With these listening devices, only the individual wearing the device hears the sould. Using headphones or earbuds improperly can lead to permanent hearing loss. Items that may protect hearing include quality of these devices and volume levels. The features of certain headphones and earbuds can help to prevent hearing loss. Higher- quality headphones and earbuds tend to produce a clearer sound, enabling wearers to listen at a lower volume [ CITATION TuM17 \l 1033 ]. Properly designed headphones should have a close fit for optimal listening. Similarly, earbuds should seal tightly in the ear canal of the person wearing the device. Headphones and earbuds also should include noise-cancelling technology. 1 1 Gupta and Padro state that effective noise-cancelling technology reduces the
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