Originally Posted by Ari
Interesting article about a new drug that supposedly could help prevent hearing loss.Here
At the University of Michigan, for example, guinea pigs were blasted for five hours with 115 decibels of sound -- about the equivalent of a chainsaw. The racket devastated the pigs' hearing, with the animals losing as much as 50 dB in certain frequencies.
So this was found out using guinea pigs. Do you think they would have gotten any human volunteers to destroy their ears with 115db for 5 hrs?
Cruel, I say.