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Recognizing & Preventing Noise Pollution’s Daunting Health Impacts

Electronics beep and buzz, music blares, traffic zooms. Everyday noise is more than just irritating — it can have a nasty impact on our health. Here's what you can do to quiet the clamor. Noi…

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Soundproofing for a Better Night’s Sleep

By Steve Graham, Networx I once rented a central Denver apartment where the main bedroom had big, old windows overlooking a busy street. It seemed perfect until late Saturday night, when the ve…

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Assaulted By Noise? Try Quietude

“Silence is a source of great strength.” ~ Lao Tzu Sound is constant. Whether it's in the background or in your face, our culture produces a lot of noise. Finding slices of silence are few and far …

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A Room of One’s Own

My yoga class at the gym was particularly full today. We were just about to fold into the first Downward Dog of the day, when a lone man walked into the room and began to squeeze in between me, and t…

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