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Concern about loud music leading to hearing loss - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hello Doctor, I'm having heavy headache whenever I listen to music on my iPod. Is there any thing related to loud music and hearing loss?
User :   I listen at 8 points our of 10 points on my iPod, i feel like low pain after I hear music and then sometimes the pain gets heavy even if I dont listen to music.
User :   Is anyone there?
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   Loud music does not lead to hearing loss
Doctor :   but can lead to stressuful symptoms like headache
User :   oh
User :   i have started feeling this headache since last one week only
User :   now i listen to slow volume, but still sometimes i feel little pain
User :   is there anything i should take care of, or anything realted?
Doctor :   Do you mean headache or pain in the ear
User :   actually i work in the music industry, so i have to listen to music at work as well as after office hours
User :   headache only
User :   i dont have any pain in the ear
Doctor :   ok
User :   i use, inear apple headphone ans they are pretty smotth
Doctor :   You can take certain precautions
Doctor :   while at work
Doctor :   atleast for sometime
Doctor :   and if you can avoid the music for some time and see if the music is the real cause of your headache
Doctor :   I also hve to suggest yu to stress relieving form
Doctor :   forms
User :   im meditating and doing yoga also
User :   it is helpful
User :   yes doctor, i have started avoiding like you're suggesting
Doctor :   Good
Doctor :   They are really good
Doctor :   Meditation and Yoga help in stress release a lot

Doctor :   What is your age
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