Health Effects of Noise Exposure in Children

  title={Health Effects of Noise Exposure in Children},
  author={Stephen A Stansfeld and Charlotte Clark},
  journal={Current Environmental Health Reports},
Environmental noise exposure, such as road traffic noise and aircraft noise, is associated with a range of health outcomes in children. Children demonstrate annoyance responses to noise, and noise is also related to lower well-being and stress responses, such as increased levels of adrenaline and noradrenaline. Noise does not cause more serious mental health problems, but there is growing evidence for an association with increased hyperactivity symptoms. Studies also suggest that noise might… CONTINUE READING
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