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

The gruesome moment a huge mass of hardened wax is removed from man's ear canal
The unidentified patient was referred to The Hear Clinic in Leicester by his GP after suffering severe earache and hearing loss, plus worsened tinnitus, after months of gradual build-up. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Small arms fire-like noise: effects on hearing loss, gap detection and the influence of preventive treatment - Altschuler RA, Halsey K, Kanicki A, Martin C, Prieskorn D, DeRemer S, Dolan DF.
A noise-induced loss of inner hair cell - auditory nerve synaptic connections has been suggested as a factor that can trigger the progression of maladaptive plastic changes leading to noise-induced tinnitus. The present study used a military relevant small... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 30, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news

Migraine Patients May Be at Greater Risk of Tinnitus Migraine Patients May Be at Greater Risk of Tinnitus
Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - July 21, 2018 Category: Surgery Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Risk of Cochlear Disorders Up With History of Migraine
WEDNESDAY, July 18, 2018 -- The risk of cochlear disorders, especially tinnitus, is increased among patients with a history of migraine, according to a study published online July 12 in JAMA Otolaryngology-Head& Neck Surgery. Juen-Haur Hwang,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 18, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q and A: Understanding tinnitus
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: What causes tinnitus, and is there anything that can be done to get rid of it? ANSWER:?Tinnitus ? the sensation of hearing a sound when no external sound is present ? often is described as a ringing, buzzing, roaring, clicking, humming, pulsing, or hissing sound, or any combination of these sounds. You [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - July 10, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Tinnitus: Mindfulness may succeed where other treatments fail
New research suggests that mindfulness-based cognitive therapy relieves the severity of tinnitus considerably, compared with other relaxation techniques. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hearing / Deafness Source Type: news

Mindfulness is key to tinnitus relief research reveals
(University of Bath) New studies suggest mindfulness-based CBT could significantly help tinnitus sufferers. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Portland tinnitus therapy maker performs well in study, scores distribution deal
Otoharmonics inked a deal with the largest buying group for tinnitus devices. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Portland tinnitus therapy maker performs well in study, scores distribution deal
Otoharmonics inked a deal with the largest buying group for tinnitus devices. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 7, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

New technology offers hope for people with tinnitus
FDA-cleared therapy trains the brain to ignore the sound of ringing in the ears (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news