Monthly Archives: February 2016

Tinnitus Study indicates why some Tinnitus suffers deal with it better than others

Read an announcement today about a study from the University of Illinois that shed some light on why some Tinnitus suffers deal with their condition better than others. From what the survey found, some sufferers are able to use different … Continue reading

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Possible Treatment for Tinnitus – Acupuncture anyone ?

I will be first to admit, I didnt see this one coming. The report I saw today from Healthcare Medicine Institute purports to have between 50 to 80 percent success rate depending on the level of acupuncture treatment administered to … Continue reading

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Latest Update on Research to Silence Tinnitus

Got an email today from a site in Europe that I watch that often has interesting updates on the research going on in Europe on Tinnitus. Here is a brief summary on what was in the post – A study … Continue reading

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AMA Hearing Loss/Tinnitus Guidelines now in 6th revision

Found this information when I was doing my daily reading on Tinnitus. The Guidelines discuss something called Whole Person Impairment. The article discusses that how much a person is impaired is not just how much hearing they have lost but … Continue reading

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NIOSH study shows prevalence of work-related hearing loss, tinnitus

This study had several findings worth noting – Workers in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting faced “significantly higher risks” for hearing difficulty, tinnitus and the occurrence of both conditions Workers in manufacturing faced significantly higher risks for tinnitus and the … Continue reading

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Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for Chronic Tinnitus

A commentary was published today on the JAMA (Journal of American Medical Association) about a JAMA Otolaryngology–Head & Neck Surgery that evaluated transcranial magnetic stimulation for the treatment of chronic tinnitus. The objective of the trial was to determine if … Continue reading

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