White noise is a steady low noise, such as a running air
conditioner or fan, or a radio tuned to static between stations. Listening to
white noise can drown out distracting noises, help a person concentrate, or
help a person sleep more soundly and wake up feeling more refreshed.
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
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