We are, by and large, very complicated. It comes part and parcel with being human.
There are so few things we know for certain when it comes to ourselves, especially our most complicated areas like the brain. It’s easy to see why, since the brain is such a jumbled mess of conflicting and confusing data.
What is true for some people can largely be ignored when it comes to others. That is why it’s difficult to classify, with absolute certainty, what sort of effects white noise has and even should have on people.
Whether you’re discussing the general background noise of life all the way to specially designed noise made by machines there is little certainty. Something as simple as whether or not you enjoy being social can have a major impact on how you respond to white noise.Continue reading