Noise Effects on Health

  • Noise can depress our immune system by increasing blood pressure and stress hormones leading to higher risks of hypertension, strokes, and heart failure.
  • Many people don’t like piped music. In fact, 50% of older people and 20% of younger people find it annoying and frustrating.
  • 86% of those with hearing problems struggle having conversations in public due to piped music.
  • Loud noise exacerbate age-related hearing loss called presbycusis, making it difficult for older people to differentiate words in conversations.

Latest Pipedown Fact Sheet

https://quietannarbor.files.wordpress.com/2017/07/pipedownfactsheet2017.pdf

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