Dual-site tDCS to Treat Tinnitus Dual-site tDCS to Treat Tinnitus
This study investigated the potential therapeutic effect of high-definition-tDCS on tinnitus severity and its impact on quality of life.Brain (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 31, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Routine Tests for Hearing Loss in All Cisplatin-Treated Patients Routine Tests for Hearing Loss in All Cisplatin-Treated Patients
More than half of patients treated with cisplatin-based chemotherapy develop hearing loss or tinnitus, which can be devastating, say researchers who urge that all patients should be tested routinely.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - January 25, 2023 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

What Are Potential Treatments for Hyperacusis?
Discussion Hearing is functional in human fetuses at approximately 25-27 weeks gestation.. The aural anatomical structures are developed by ~32 weeks gestation. Hyperacusis does not have a specific definition but in general is an increased sensitivity to sounds (either intensity or loudness). Some authors describe it as “…decreased sound tolerance where there is a negative reaction to the physical characteristics of the sound,” and other authors use “…increased sensitivity to sound in levels that would not trouble a normal individual.” Phonophobia is a true fear of sounds with anticipati...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - January 23, 2023 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized 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-nĭ-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. Fortunately, there are options to reduce its effects. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute ht tps://youtu.be/iUdi361LMz4 Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (1:03) is… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 18, 2023 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Tuning in to Your Most-Ignored Sense Can Make You Happier
Somewhere along the long, winding road of evolution, a bunch of genes got together in a conference room and decided it would probably be most optimal for human survival if we were forced to take in every sound all around us at all times. Thus, the ear was born. Unlike their neighbors the eyes, the ears came with no on/off option. This is a great safety feature if you’re living in a cave surrounded by predators, but it’s since been hijacked by a world in which you’re more likely to find yourself trying to sleep through a neighbor’s car alarm blaring at 1 A.M. [time-brightcove not-tgx=”trueR...
Source: TIME: Health - January 6, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Haley Weiss Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate Mental Health Wellbeing Source Type: news

Tinnitus and risk of attempted suicide: a one year follow-up study - Cheng YF, Xirasagar S, Kuo NW, Lin HC.
BACKGROUND: Tinnitus causes emotional stress that can be extreme, bringing on anxiety, depression, or sleep disorders. We used a nationwide, population-based database to study the risk of attempted suicide among adults with tinnitus. METHODS: Data ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 15, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Relationship between tinnitus and hearing outcomes among US military personnel after blast injury - Myers EE, Joseph AR, Dougherty AL, Clouser MC, MacGregor AJ.
OBJECTIVES: To examine the association between tinnitus and hearing outcomes among US military personnel after blast injury, including any hearing loss, low-frequency hearing loss, high-frequency hearing loss, early warning shift, and significant threshold... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 24, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Tinnitus and biopsychosocial ramifications of COVID-19 associated with severe suicide attempt-a case report - Khan A, Heide S, Flatley A, Khan A, Nobler M.
The COVID-19 disease has been linked to multiple physical and mental health consequences which may be partially attributed to multi-system modulation by inflammatory cytokines. Post-acute sequelae (PASC) of SARS-CoV-2 infection, colloquially known as "Long... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 12, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Gareth Malone's 'devastating' health condition explained - 'hard to come to terms with'
HAVING built his career around being a choirmaster, it may come as a surprise to some that Gareth Malone - who is behind programmes such as The Choir, The Big Performance and The Choir: Military Wives - actually suffers from a hearing loss condition known as tinnitus. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prototype Digital Therapeutic Shows Promise for Tinnitus
FRIDAY, Aug. 19, 2022 -- For patients with tinnitus, a prototype digital therapeutic developed to provide goal-based counseling with personalized passive and active game-based sound therapy (UpSilent [USL]) yields a higher proportion of responders... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 19, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Digital Therapy May'Rewire' the Brain to Improve Tinnitus Digital Therapy May'Rewire' the Brain to Improve Tinnitus
A cell-phone based digital polytherapeutic program that combines white noise, game therapy, and counseling may provide clinically meaningful improvement in tinnitus symptoms, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - August 18, 2022 Category: Neurology Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Digital Therapy May'Rewire' Brain to Improve Tinnitus Digital Therapy May'Rewire' Brain to Improve Tinnitus
A cell-phone based digital polytherapeutic program that combines white noise, game therapy, and counseling may provide clinically meaningful improvement in tinnitus symptoms, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - August 18, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Nearly 15% of Adults Worldwide Experience Tinnitus Symptoms Nearly 15% of Adults Worldwide Experience Tinnitus Symptoms
The global prevalence of tinnitus likely will increase as the population grows older, according to researchers.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - August 17, 2022 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Tinnitus afflicts about 749 million people worldwide
(Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - August 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Linda Searing Source Type: news

Study: Tinnitus is widespread, deserves more attention from researchers
Tinnitus -- persistent ringing in the ears that's a potential side effect of COVID-19 vaccination for some people -- affects more than 740 million adults globally, a new study says. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - August 8, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news