A tea kettle, buzzing cicada or screeching noise? Tinnitus suffers are being invited to use a new online, sound matching tool to help better understand their type of tinnitus and the potential treatments that might be able to help them.
Published: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 13:44 UTC
New UK research has found that a new mindfulness-based approach to tinnitus could transform the treatment of the condition.
Published: Mon, 02 Jul 2018 20:06 UTC
Three specialists from the leading provider of tinnitus treatments in the UK have joined experts from Whipps Cross University Hospital to deliver a paper on the causes, assessment, and management of a less common but more troublesome form of the condition.
Published: Mon, 18 Jun 2018 12:04 UTC
Life needs stimulation. However, overstimulation can cause exhaustion and illness. During specific sensitive periods early in life, stress can even affect later mental health.
Published: Tue, 17 Apr 2018 03:00 UTC
Hearing loss is a common affliction associated with advancing age and exposure to very loud noises, affecting two-thirds of adults over age 70.
Published: Thu, 05 Apr 2018 04:02 UTC
Massachusetts Eye and Ear researchers have shown that mifepristone, a drug currently FDA-approved for chemical abortion, prevents the growth of vestibular schwannoma cells. This sometimes-lethal intracranial tumor typically causes hearing loss and tinnitus
Published: Tue, 03 Apr 2018 20:57 UTC
An audiologist from the UK’s leading tinnitus clinic is urging sufferers to seek support after a study has revealed considerable regional variation in tinnitus service provision across the UK, particularly in the availability of psychological treatments.
Published: Wed, 21 Mar 2018 11:37 UTC
Millions of Americans hear ringing in their ears -- a condition called tinnitus -- but a new study shows an experimental device could help quiet the phantom sounds by targeting unruly nerve activity in the brain.
Published: Sat, 06 Jan 2018 01:47 UTC
An experimental device that delivers precisely timed signals to target nerve activity in the brain could help ease the symptoms of tinnitus.
Published: Thu, 04 Jan 2018 15:35 UTC
A randomized controlled trial published in the current issue of Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics discloses the effectiveness of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy as a treatment for chronic tinnitus.
Published: Tue, 02 Jan 2018 17:15 UTC