Something to Think About the Next Time Someone Offers You Their Headphones

Today’s Express newspaper offers a cool list of weird facts.  In amongst them is this gem:

Wearing headphones for an hour increases the bacteria in your ears 700 times.

And that’s just wearing your OWN headphones.  I wonder what the number is if you choose to share some earbuds with someone else.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

One thought on “Something to Think About the Next Time Someone Offers You Their Headphones

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.