Theme – Brain Health and the Ageing Population
In the present life style noise plays a vital role in effecting brain, it leads many health problems.
Effects Of Noise On Brain –
- Memory Loss :
Noise has an adverse effect on important functions of the brain
such as memory, speech processing and concentration.
- Migraine and Headache :
Noise increases the frequency and severity of headaches in a
patient with migraine. It also leads to headache in a normal person.
- Seizures in Epileptics :
Sudden noise can be cause for increased risk of seizures in some
- BP and Hypertension :
Hypertension arising from prolonged exposure to noise puts a
person at increased risk of brain stroke.
- Effect on Children :
Children exposed to prolonged background noise at school or
home may suffer from learning difficulties in relation to
concentration and memory. Repeated exposure to noise during
early childhood can also affect a child’s acquisition of speech,
language and language-related skills such as listening and