Navigation Links
February 2009 Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource Highlights Diabetes and Heart Disease, Going Vegetarian and Tinnitus
Date:2/4/2009

rooms and peas. It's also found in dairy foods and eggs.

Ways to Minimize Tinnitus -- Troublesome Noises in the Ears

ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Ringing, whining, whistling, hissing or whooshing. Any of those sounds in one or both ears when there is no external noise present could be a sign of tinnitus.

The February issue of Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource provides an overview of this common condition. It's estimated that 10 percent to 15 percent of adults have prolonged tinnitus that often requires medical evaluation. This form of the problem can interfere with sleep, concentration and daily activities.

Tinnitus --- pronounced as either TIN-i-tus or ti-NIGHT-us, often is caused by age-related hearing loss. Exposure to loud noises also can damage hearing and lead to tinnitus. Tinnitus can be caused by something as simple as a buildup of wax blocking the ear canal. Some medications, certain antibiotics and cancer drugs can cause or worsen tinnitus. Aspirin --- taken in excessive amounts --- can cause temporary ringing in the ears, too.

The treatment depends on the root cause. But so far, there is no cure. A medication change or removal of earwax may diminish symptoms for some people.

"One of the frustrating things about tinnitus is that there aren't any universal successful treatments," says Charles Beatty, M.D., a Mayo Clinic specialist in head and neck disorders. "The good news is that the problem usually isn't associated with a serious medical condition, and there are ways we can try to make the tinnitus less annoying and disruptive."

Treatment strategies that may be beneficial include:

  • Amplifying hearing with a hearing aid. This may help because the brain would rather process external sounds than be distracted by an internal noise.
  • Avoiding excessive noise. Ear plugs can be helpful when
    '/>"/>

SOURCE Mayo Clinic
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine technology :

1. Cequent to Present First Proof of Activity of an Oral RNAi Drug in Non-Human Primates at February Keystone Conference
2. InterMune to Announce Results of Phase 3 CAPACITY Program of Pirfenidone in IPF Tomorrow, February 3
3. Dendreon Announces Publication of Phase 1 Study Highlighting Immunologic and Clinical Activity of Lapuleucel-T (Neuvenge(R)) in Advanced Breast Cancer Patients
4. EDAP Announces Launch of Clinical Study Combining HIFU and Chemotherapy for Localized Aggressive High Risk Prostate Cancer
5. EpiCept Reports Expansion of Clinical Development For Licensed Cancer Compound
6. Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Receives Clearance to Resume Clinical Trials for XIAFLEX(TM)
7. Romark Initiates Clinical Trial of Alinia(R) for Chronic Hepatitis C in the United States
8. The Multiple Myeloma Research Consortium (MMRC) and Proteolix Initiate Phase 2 Clinical Trial Investigating Carfilzomib for the Treatment of Multiple Myeloma
9. Millennium Initiates Clinical Trial to EVOLVE the Treatment of Patients with Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma
10. Potential Safety Issue Identified in Ongoing Phase 2 Clinical Study of HCV-796
11. Clinical Trial Effectiveness: How Pharmas & Biotechs Save Cost with Savvy Investigator Management
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/29/2014)... Aug. 29, 2014  United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ: ... Court for the District of New Jersey ... company,s case against Sandoz, Inc. regarding United Therapeutics, Remodulin ... ruled that U.S. Patent No. 6,765,117 is both ... from marketing its generic product until the expiration of ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... , Aug. 29, 2014  Unilife Corporation ("Unilife" or ... today that it intends to release its financial results ... June 30, 2014 after market trading ends on Tuesday, ... a conference call for 4:30 p.m. U.S. EDT on ... 6:30 a.m. AEST), to review the Company,s financial results, commercial ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... 29, 2014  Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX ... and consumables to the medical, research and veterinary markets, ... Chief Executive Officer, will present at the CL King ... Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 12:30 p.m. ET. The ... Hotel in New York City . ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:District Court Decision Received In Remodulin Patent Case 2Unilife Corporation to Announce Financial Results for Fiscal Year 2014 Fourth Quarter and Year End on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 2Abaxis, Inc. to Present at CL King's 12th Annual Best Ideas Conference 2014 2
... Sept. 21, 2011 SmallCapVoice.com, Inc. announced ... Alarm Concepts Holding, Inc. (OTCQB: MDHI), manufacturer ... alarm system that allows the users to ... is now available. The interview can be ...
... organiser UBM Conferences , a division of UBM ... introduced CPhI Lunchtime Education Series to be hosted 25th ... Worldwide event which is focused on pharmaceutical ingredients. Organised ... workshop format with six interactive sessions over the three ...
Cached Medicine Technology:A New Audio Interview with Medical Alarm Concepts Holdings, Inc., CEO, Howard Teicher, is now at SmallCapVoice.com 2CPhI Conferences Introduces New Lunchtime Education Series 2
(Date:8/29/2014)... August 29, 2014 Daily Gossip reveals in ... is a new method of naturally curing this disease. ... leading to a permanent cure in only one week. This ... no need to make huge sacrifices. , Moreover, with ... from the symptoms of sciatica in just 8 minutes. ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... famous online supplier of trendy clothes, has unveiled its new ... all these mini outfits are offered at discounted rates, up ... September 14. , The company’s senior spokesman states, “To ... designs, we have listed some of the best-selling items in ... to get high quality, fashionable clothes. Many of our sexy ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... August 29, 2014 Indosoft, Inc., a ... the availability of monthly per-port licensing of its Q-Suite ... contact center solutions, Indosoft has been successfully deploying and ... and large contact centers around the world for more ... intended to give clients another option which complements the ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Developed as ... DoudouneCanadienneGoosePasCher.fr’s high quality Canada Goose products offer ... when working on Arctic runways. The company’s Canada ... jackets in the current market. Additionally, the firm has ... special offer. , At present, all high quality ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... 29, 2014 As reported by GantDaily.com in ... Drug Abuse Trends , Outbreaks (8/20), the National Institute on ... monitor drug abuse trends by turning to social media. As ... trends, it is also working with the University of Maryland ... Early Warning System, which will be funded by the National ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Stop Sciatica in 8 Minutes Review Exposes Steven Guo's Complete Sciatica Cure 2Health News:Cheap Sexy Mini Dresses Added To The Product Line Of Skmen.com 2Health News:Indosoft Offers Monthly Usage Licensing Terms 2Health News:New Designs Of Canada Goose Chilliwack Bombers From DoudouneCanadienneGoosePasCher.fr 2Health News:Social Media Proves to Be Helpful in Fighting Drug Abuse 2Health News:Social Media Proves to Be Helpful in Fighting Drug Abuse 3
... Dec. 15 Today, Coastal Healthcare Administrators officially announced ... time since its inception in 1961. Effective immediately, ... contracts previously held by the Physicians Foundation for Medical ... philosophy, Coastal maintains close working relationships with all network ...
... are generally associated with different tests and/or prescriptions for ... and midwives are agreed that gynaecological visits presents great ... from the Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, ... problem, the thesis shows. Almost 500 women aged 23-29 ...
... Scientists seeking to understand how to make an AIDS ... turns out that the immune system can indeed produce cells ... at the same time, the immune system works equally hard ... a chance to mature. "These studies show that a ...
... In ... journalist, even though the writer had earlier obtained them from the CIA itself under ... ... secretive Central Intelligence Agency has requested documents from an investigative journalist, even though the ...
... than wood fiber , TUESDAY, Dec. 15 (HealthDay News) -- ... a fall are much lower on playgrounds with granite sand ... has found. , Researchers at the Hospital for Sick Children ... of either granite sand or engineered wood fiber. Their findings ...
... ... service ( www.delicious-planet.com ) is accepting orders now for the launch of its Delicious ... ... Seattle, WA) – Delicious Planet, Seattle’s premier organic meal delivery service ( www.delicious-planet.com ) ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Coastal Healthcare Administrators Expands Provider Network to Santa Clara County 2Health News:More about sex and relationships needed at gynecological visits 2Health News:Biological catch-22 prevents induction of antibodies that block HIV 2Health News:CIA Requests its Own Documents from Author 2Health News:CIA Requests its Own Documents from Author 3Health News:Delicious Planet Organic Meal Service Is Accepting Orders For Its Weekly Detox Program Delivery 2Health News:Delicious Planet Organic Meal Service Is Accepting Orders For Its Weekly Detox Program Delivery 3Health News:Delicious Planet Organic Meal Service Is Accepting Orders For Its Weekly Detox Program Delivery 4
They employ Lea Symbols. Contrast levels are the same at 25%, 10%, 5%, 2.5% and 1.25%. Each offers a different set of Lea Symbols to guard against memorization. Also uses recording forms (P/N 215400)...
9" X 14" Translucent plastic may be used with illuminated test cabinets or as a wall chart 20/100 to 20/10....
Angled 30 degree shaft. 13 mm from tip to bend with 2.5 mm hook curved tip. Polished finished. Overall length excluding hub: 35 mm, 1.4 inches....
Binkhorst irrigating cannula....
Medicine Products: