Celebrities, Famous People With Hearing Loss
They ’re all talented, famous and among the 48 million Americans coping with loss ... Chris Martin, lead singer of Coldplay, has said he started noticing hearing loss at age 25, as well as tinnitus. (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - September 22, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Evidence check: the medium and long-term sequelae of COVID-19, New South Wales Government COVID-19 Critical Intelligence Unit
Rapid review question: What are the medium- and long-term health sequelae of COVID-19 infection among survivors? In brief: General health sequelae • Symptoms commonly reported among recovered COVID-19 patients two to eight weeks after the onset of symptoms (or a positive COVID-19 test) include: fatigue, shortness of breath, muscle or joint pain, chest pain, cough, and insomnia and/or sleep disorders.(1-6) • A study of 202 confirmed COVID -19 patients with mild symptoms, found altered sense of smell or taste occurred in 18.6% of patients, feelings of being tired in 13.1%, problems breathing in 10.4% and muscle or ...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Brain fog, phantom smells and tinnitus: my 4 months (and counting) of Covid-19 | Hannah Davis
I fell sick on 25 March. Four months later, I ’m still dealing with fever, cognitive dysfunction, memory issues and much moreI just passed the four month mark of being sick with Covid. I am young, and I had considered myself healthy.My first symptom was that I couldn ’t read a text message. It wasn’t about anything complex – just trying to arrange a video call – but it was a few sentences longer than normal, and I couldn’t wrap my head around it. It was the end of the night so I thought I was tired, but an hour later I took my temperature and realized I had a fever. I had been isolating ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 5, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Hannah Davis Tags: Coronavirus outbreak Science Infectious diseases Health Source Type: news

Another Effect of COVID: Lasting Hearing Problems?
When the patients were asked if they had any changes in their hearing, 13% said it was worse. Eight patients said their hearing had deteriorated and eight said they had tinnitus (ringing in the ears). (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - July 31, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NEOMED researcher awarded $2.18 million NIH grant for first human tinnitus treatment
(Northeast Ohio Medical University) NEOMED researcher and professor of anatomy and neurobiology Jianxin Bao, Ph.D., has received a federal grant to produce the first human treatment for tinnitus, a disruptive hearing impairment marked by the perception of ringing or buzzing in one or both ears.Dr. Bao will serve as principal investigator on a research proposal that will receive a Small Business Innovation Research Grant (SBIR) totaling $2.18 million from the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communications Disorders. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - July 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Prevalence of tinnitus and association with self-rated health among military personnel injured on combat deployment - MacGregor AJ, Joseph AR, Dougherty AL.
INTRODUCTION: Tinnitus is an auditory problem frequently reported by military personnel and is currently responsible for 1 billion dollars annually in disability compensation. Recent military conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan saw high levels of combat expo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Eric Clapton health: ‘I’m going deaf’ Musician reveals his ongoing health problems
ERIC CLAPTON'S solo music career has spanned around half a century, with the rock legend bringing us hits such as ‘Layla' and ‘Tears In Heaven'. But in more recent years, the singer/guitarist has encountered a number of health problems, including tinnitus. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tinnitus Product Earns Highest 5-Star Rating from...
TinnaRex, a leading product for dealing with the condition known as Tinnitus, receives the highest ranking available from TopConsumerReviews.com.(PRWeb March 10, 2020)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/tinnitus_product_earns_highest_5_star_rating_from_topconsumerreviews_com/prweb16970378.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - March 10, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Made in Chelsea star JAMIE LAING tells how he was struck by tinnitus
Made in Chelsea star Jamie Laing, 31, was diagnosed with tinnitus. Tinnitus is a symptom, not a condition and there is always an underlying cause, an ENT consultant surgeon explains. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tackling tinnitus with innovative and individualised therapies
Tinnitus, the perception of hearing noise when no external sound is present, affects more than 40 million people across Europe. Many could benefit from an EU-funded project that is exploring innovative personalised solutions to quieten the often debilitating and chronic condition. (Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre)
Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre - January 8, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: news

Occupational noise exposure: a review of its effects, epidemiology, and impact with recommendations for reducing its burden - Themann CL, Masterson EA.
Exposure to hazardous noise is one of the most common occupational risks, both in the U.S. and worldwide. Repeated overexposure to noise at or above 85 dBA can cause permanent hearing loss, tinnitus, and difficulty understanding speech in noise. It is also... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Blast-induced tinnitus: Animal models - Zhang J.
Blast-induced tinnitus is a prevalent problem among military personnel and veterans, as blast-related trauma damages the vulnerable microstructures within the cochlea, impacts auditory and non-auditory brain structures, and causes tinnitus and other disord... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 6, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Music Career Might Bring Ringing in the Ears
FRIDAY, Nov. 22, 2019 -- Being a musician might be hard on your hearing, new British research suggests. Those in the music industry have a much higher risk of tinnitus than people who work in quieter settings, a new study finds. People with... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - November 22, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

This Is What It Means If You Get Constant Ringing In Your Ears
You could be experiencing tinnitus. Here's when you should be concerned. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - October 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

When To Be Concerned About Constant Ringing In Your Ears
You could be experiencing tinnitus. Here's when you should be concerned. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - October 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Deep Brain Stimulation May Relieve Ringing in the Ears: Study
MONDAY, Oct. 7, 2019 -- Ringing in the ears (tinnitus) can make life miserable, but a brain implant may help, preliminary research suggests. In a phase 1 trial of five patients whose severe tinnitus did not respond to other treatments, deep brain... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 7, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Care of the Future Innovation Award co-winner 2019: Otoharmonics, Michael Baker
Otoharmonics' Levo System has been shown to reduce tinnitus, or ringing in the ears. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 1, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Deep Brain Stimulation Offers New Hope for Severe Tinnitus Deep Brain Stimulation Offers New Hope for Severe Tinnitus
Bilateral deep brain stimulation of the caudate nucleus is safe and effective for patients with severe tinnitus for whom conventional treatments have failed, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - September 24, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Comprehensive guidance on tinnitus treatment hampered by lack of evidence
Further research, particularly on neuromodulation therapies, needed says NICE Related items fromOnMedica NHS must hold CCGs accountable for poor diabetes care Include nurse-led CBT in routine COPD clinical care pathways Trial launched to test online treatment for chronic fatigue syndrome Follow clinical guidance to measure BP in both arms NICE guidance delays hinder good diabetes care (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - September 20, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Tinnitus and suicide: an unresolved relation - Szibor A, M äkitie A, Aarnisalo AA.
Tinnitus is an auditory phantom sensation which can be a devastating condition for the affected person causing annoyance and discomfort. It may be associated with psychiatric conditions. Patients with highly annoying tinnitus and different comorbidities ma... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 8, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Parental mental illness in childhood as a risk factor for suicidal and self-harm ideations in adults seeking help for tinnitus and/or hyperacusis - Aazh H, Landgrebe M, Danesh AA.
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to explore the relationship between parental mental illness in childhood with suicidal and self-harm ideations in adults seeking help for their tinnitus and/or hyperacusis. METHOD This was a retrospective, cross-se... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Drug to reduce brain inflammation CURED tinnitus in mice - paving the way towards a pill for humans 
The condition was stopped in mice by blocking a protein that fuels brain inflammation. The Arizona team are hopeful it will lead to a gene therapy to combat tinnitus and other hearing loss disorders. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Reducing brain inflammation could treat tinnitus and other hearing loss-related disorders
(PLOS) Inflammation in a sound-processing region of the brain mediates ringing in the ears in mice that have noise-induced hearing loss, according to a study publishing June 18, 2019, in the open-access journal PLOS Biology by Shaowen Bao of the University of Arizona, and colleagues. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - June 18, 2019 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Will.i.am health: The Voice judge’s secret health battle that almost ended music career
Will.i.am has certainly made a name for himself in the music world storming the charts with his band, Black Eyed Peas. The music legend discusses his scary discovery when a constant ring in his head turned out to be tinnitus. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sex-specific association of tinnitus with suicide attempts - Lugo A, Trpchevska N, Liu X, Biswas R, Magnusson C, Gallus S, Cederroth CR.
Severe tinnitus has been shown to be strongly associated with depression and anxiety, and the only established approach to treat tinnitus is cognitive behavioral therapy. Our research group recently reported that the tinnitus-associated mental health bu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 6, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Tinnitus May Drive Some to the Brink of Suicide
Even though there are currently no treatments to get rid of tinnitus, or “ringing in the ears,” seeing a specialist may help decrease the distress and diminish the risk of suicide attempts. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - May 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

10% of women who suffer constant ringing in their ears attempt suicide, study suggests 
A new study from the Karolinska lnstitutet, in Stockholm, Sweden, has found of the nearly 900 women who reported having severe tinnitus, about 10% said they tried to take their own lives. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

' Ringing in the Ears' May Drive Some to the Brink of Suicide
THURSDAY, May 2, 2019 -- Imagine a ringing in your ears so intense and unrelenting that you become desperate enough to try to kill yourself. That is a reality for some -- women in particular -- who suffer from severe tinnitus, new research... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - May 2, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Severe tinnitus associated with suicide attempts in women
This study used responses to a questionnaire from about 72,000 adults in Sweden to examine whether an association with increased risk of suicide attempts might be different between men and women. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - May 2, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

HEALTH NOTES: Neck patch silences ear ringing agony of tinnitus  
Experts at the University of West Virginia have been using patches containing lidocaine - a drug normally used in dentistry - to treat tinnitus which affects about five million people in Britain. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A case of drug-induced lung injury caused by kamikihito - Tahara M, Yamasaki K, Ikegami H, Fukuda Y, Uchimura K, Tachiwada T, Noguchi S, Kawanami T, Kido T, Mukae H, Yatera K.
An eighty-nine-year-old Japanese male was admitted to our hospital due to dry cough and dyspnea. Respiratory symptoms appeared soon after an administration of an oriental medicine, Kamikihito for tinnitus. Upon admission, chest computed tomography showed p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

How I beat my own tinnitus, by specialist who treated himself
eople with tinnitus miss out on help as their doctors think it can’t be overcome. But Vik Veer, consultant surgeon at London's Royal National ENT Hospital, knows better. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Impact of TBI, PTSD, and hearing loss on tinnitus progression in a US Marine cohort - Clifford RE, Baker D, Risbrough VB, Huang M, Yurgil KA.
INTRODUCTION: Mild TBI (TBI) is associated with up to a 75.7% incidence of tinnitus, and 33.0% of tinnitus patients at the US Veterans Administration carry a diagnosis of post-traumatic stress syndrome (PTSD). Yet factors contributing to new onset or exace... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

ASK THE GP: Dr Martin Scurr answers your health questions 
The Daily Mail's resident doctor answers your personal concerns in his weekly Good Health column. Today, he advises on ulnar neuropathy and tinnitus. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tinnitus: What it is like living with the condition
What's it like living with tinnitus and what are the best ways of managing the condition. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - February 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Minute: Is tinnitus causing that ringing in your ear?
Have you ever experienced a constant ringing in your ears that you can't pinpoint the cause? It might be tinnitus ('tin-n?-tus) -- the sensation of hearing a sound when no external sound is present. In most cases, tinnitus can be managed, but for some, it's a chronic condition that can affect sleep and everyday function. [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - February 6, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Woman with disorder which causes her to pass out is 'trampled on the Underground after commuters'
Kelly Boyson, of Berkshire, suffers from extreme vertigo and tinnitus due to M énière's disease. She wants to raise awareness of invisible illnesses after being refused help in public. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman with disorder which causes her to pass out is 'trampled on the Underground after commuters'
Kelly Boyson, of Berkshire, suffers from extreme vertigo and tinnitus due to Ménière's disease. She wants to raise awareness of invisible illnesses after being refused help in public. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tinnitus: 'Hearing condition makes me feel trapped'
Music fan Jessica Berg urges young people to wear ear plugs at loud gigs. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - February 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Do You Get Rid of Ringing in the Ears (Tinnitus)?
Title: How Do You Get Rid of Ringing in the Ears (Tinnitus)?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 2/4/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/4/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Hearing General)
Source: MedicineNet Hearing General - February 4, 2019 Category: Audiology Source Type: news

#MayoClinicRadio podcast: 12/22/18
Listen: Mayo Clinic Radio 12/22/18 On the Mayo Clinic Radio podcast, Dr. Gayla Poling, director of Adult and Pediatric Diagnostics in Audiology at Mayo Clinic, discusses tinnitus and other age-related hearing loss?problems.?Also on the podcast, Dr. Santhi Swaroop Vege, a gastroenterologist at Mayo Clinic, shares how new treatment protocols for pancreatic cancer are improving outcomes.?And [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - December 24, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Chronic nonpulsatile tinnitus can be remedied with acupuncture
(Natural News) Everyone experiences tinnitus every once in a while, but it becomes a cause for worry when it persists longer than it usually does. According to a study published in the Caspian Journal of Internal Medicine, sufferers of chronic non-pulsatile tinnitus can find relief in acupuncture, concluding that the ancient healing art can reduce the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Twitter erupts with tinnitus tales after Susanna Reid reveals condition
The Good Morning Britain co-anchor, 47, took to Twitter on Monday to tell her 540,000 followers the constant ringing in her ears was 'so loud'. The tweet prompted 1,200 responses from others. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Treatments Help With Hearing, Vision Loss
New medical breakthroughs are helping people suffering from hearing and vision problems. ... Tinnitus could be helped with a sound-therapy system. (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - October 15, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Web-Based CBT Effective for Easing Tinnitus Distress Web-Based CBT Effective for Easing Tinnitus Distress
Internet-based cognitive behavioral therapy (iCBT) is at least as effective as standard face-to-face clinical care for reducing distress due to tinnitus, new research shows.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Hear what it's like to have tinnitus: From a kettle boiling to TV static
EXCLUSIVE British audiologists have come up with a range of niggling noises, from screeching and roaring tones to the buzz of electrical sparks, to raise awareness of tinnitus. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Discovery of new neurons in the inner ear can lead to new therapies for hearing disorders
(Karolinska Institutet) Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have identified four types of neurons in the peripheral auditory system, three of which are new to science. The analysis of these cells can lead to new therapies for various kinds of hearing disorders, such as tinnitus and age-related hearing loss. The study is published in Nature Communications. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

White-Noise Therapy for Tinnitus May Have Adverse Brain Effects White-Noise Therapy for Tinnitus May Have Adverse Brain Effects
Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Evidence Supports Finding That Claimant Was Not Disabled From Own Occupation
NEW YORK - A New York federal judge on Aug. 30 determined that the termination of a disability claimant's long-term disability (LTD) benefits was not arbitrary and capricious because the evidence supports the plan's finding that the claimant's hearing loss and tinnitus did not prevent the claimant from performing the duties of her own occupation (Susan Shahgholi v. Aetna Inc. Long Term Disability Benefits Plan, No. 17-963, S.D. N.Y., 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 148400). (Source: LexisNexis® Mealey's™ Disability Insurance Legal News)
Source: LexisNexis® Mealey's™ Disability Insurance Legal News - September 11, 2018 Category: Medical Law Source Type: news