We have been addicted to earphones and headphones, whether we have to talk with our friends, colleagues, family members or we want to hear our favourite song we use earphones.
Oregan Health and Science University after a detailed study revealed that listening 15 minutes of music at maximum volume on your iPods starts to affect your hearing ability.
According to World Health Organization the most preventable cause of hearing loss is loud music.
Noises damage tiny hairs in our inner ear, called stereocilia, which vibrates on noise and then send messages to our brain. Continuous exposure to loud noises makes them ineffective in vibrating on low noise causing hearing problems.