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i really need .......... but i dont know which one if the best !

hllo0 , we are taking our 4 month old baby boy to a christmas eve party , and the music will be kinda loud , so i want and need to get him some type of earphones , and i was wondering which type i could get him , where to get them (cuz i never seen any in baby r us ! )

*if the music is too loud , of course i'll leave with him * but i want to use as many options as possible !



ps : do loud music can cause ear infections ?


thank you for your help !

 
happymom1988

Asked by happymom1988 at 11:04 AM on Dec. 17, 2009 in General Parenting

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Answers (4)
  • Ear phones? If you think its going to be loud enough to use them then don't take him. Hearing can be damaged very easily. Ear infections are caused by fluid which does not drain, it then becomes infected with bacteria. So while the noise won't cause it, exposure to so many adults during the cold and flu season might. He's just too little right now. Get a sitter or stay home.
    teamquinn

    Answer by teamquinn at 8:39 PM on Dec. 17, 2009

  • Can you just get a babysitter instead?
    No, loud music cannot cause an ear infection, but it CAN cause hearing loss!
    christyg

    Answer by christyg at 11:06 AM on Dec. 17, 2009

  • I don't think the music will cause any damage - just don't sit close! He'll probably enjoy it.
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 11:12 AM on Dec. 17, 2009

  • Don't put him close to the music. If you can, take the pack and play or something so that you can keep him somewhat contained in an area of the room you are in but far enough away from the music. Best option would be to get a babysitter because loud music can cause hearing loss, but I don't know that ONE night would do too much damage.
    AprilDJC

    Answer by AprilDJC at 12:10 PM on Dec. 17, 2009

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