Tag: "tinnitus" at medical news
Tinnitus Patients can Lead a Normal Life
... between 10 and 17% of the population has suffered tinnitus
at some time in their lives, according to a number... is professor Pawel J. Jastreboff, who has defined tinnitus
as a phantom auditory perception perceived only by the person. On applying the neurophysiological mo...
Low Pitch Therapy for ‘ringing in the Ears
...m it. Although known for its high-pitched ringing, tinnitus
is an internal noise that varies in its pitch and ...m made their discovery while addressing the severe tinnitus
of a research subject. The patient uses a cochlear implant to address a constant mid-ranged pitched ...
Clinical Factors of Tinnitus Influence Perceived Loudness and Annoyance
Clinical characteristics of tinnitus
such as duration, consistency and other factors in...ation in the article, some patients describe their tinnitus
to be louder than most or all environmental sounds and 1 percent to 5 percent report that tinnitus
Turn the volume down to save your ears!!
...cNamara, of the band Embrace. He is suffering from tinnitus
- noise, usually ringing, inside the ears.He says: "The first six months I had tinnitus
were awful. "Every night I'd go to bed with the radio on just to drown out the constant and awful hi...
Tinnitus: a problem which is still ambiguous
...g from others. Karen Brunger of the RNID says that tinnitus
can have a devastating effect on relationships and...n do to help manage the condition. Patients with tinnitus
can visit a GP in the hospital of ear, nose and throat department. There is currently no cure, but t...
MP3s And iPods Can Damage Hearing
...n Tinnitus Association estimates that up to 90% of tinnitus
patients have some level of noise-induced hearing loss. The current concern about MP3s is slightly different from previous warnings about loud concerts, or the Walkman you put away when you got the iPod. The difference is one of degree. Ears recov...
Exposure to Grating, Noise, Music Can Cause Tumors Leading To Deafness
...pically a loud ringing sound in the ears called as tinnitus
and gradual hearing loss. These are noticed at around 50 years of age. "It doesn't matter if the noise comes from years of on-the-job exposure or from a source that isn't job-related. It's not surprising that the longer that people are exposed to lou...
Calls to combat deafness after chemotherapy
...cancers. But it has a major flaw in that it causes tinnitus
or ringing in the ears. RNID commercial research manager, Munna Vio said, "Our research indicates that if a suitable drug was approved that effectively protected against hearing loss, but did not interfere with chemotherapy, oncologists would use it ...
Hope for tinnitus sufferers
People with tinnitus
could be suffering from a similar brain distortion.... Unlike people without the condition, those with tinnitus
have a disproportionately large region of their brain which corresponds to the frequencies of the ro...