Tinnitus

1 Feb, 2024

Relief for Tinnitus

By |February 1st, 2024|Hearing Loss, New hearing technology, News Coverage, Tinnitus|

Did you know over 740 million people globally grapple with tinnitus? That's nearly 1 in 10, struggling with a condition that often feels invisible and isolating. Traditional sound therapy has provided some relief, but for many, it hasn't been enough. That's where Lenire steps in. Good Morning America recently dove into this exciting technology, offering [...]

14 Mar, 2023

Tinnitus Relief Through Hearing Aids

By |March 14th, 2023|Hearing Aids, Hearing Loss, Tinnitus|

Living with tinnitus can be challenging, and if you suffer from hearing loss as well, it can be even more difficult. Tinnitus is a condition in which you hear sounds not caused by any external source. This commonly manifests as ringing, buzzing, hissing, or other sounds in the ear. While tinnitus is not a life-threatening [...]

16 Mar, 2021

New study finds COVID-19 is making tinnitus worse

By |March 16th, 2021|COVID 19, Ear Conditions, ear health, Hearing Loss, Medical Science, Research & Publications, Tinnitus|

New research reveals that tinnitus, a common condition that causes the perception of noise in the ear and head, is being exacerbated by COVID-19, as well as the measures helping to keep us safe.   The study, which involved 3,103 participants from 48 countries, found that 40 percent of those displaying symptoms of COVID-19 simultaneously experience [...]

9 Sep, 2020

Could COVID-19 affect your hearing even with no other symptoms?

By |September 9th, 2020|asymmetric hearing loss, audiology, coronavirus, COVID 19, ear health, Hearing Aids, hearing health, Hearing Loss, hearing tests, Medical Science, Tinnitus, vertigo|

As more evidence continues to emerge about the impact of Covid-19 on the human body, some scientific publications have suggested that the virus may affect your ear and hearing, even if you are otherwise asymptomatic. A study published in the American Journal of Otolaryngology and conducted by M.W.M.Mustafa of the Qena Faculty of Medicine, South Valley University [...]

14 Jul, 2020

Could COVID-19 cause tinnitus or hearing loss?

By |July 14th, 2020|audiology, coronavirus, COVID 19, ear health, hearing health, Hearing Loss, hearing tests, Hearing Treatments, Inner ear, Medical Science, Research & Publications, Tinnitus|

COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, brings with it a host of health concerns. Most of these symptoms are respiratory in nature as reported by the CDC; shortness of breath, coughing, sore throat [1]. However, there is some concern that the coronavirus may cause some neurological symptoms as well. In a study of [...]

12 May, 2020

Leading Otoneurologist specializing in dizziness joins Shohet Ear Associates

By |May 12th, 2020|balance, benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, BPPV, dizziness, Ear Conditions, ear health, hearing health, Hearing Loss, Inner ear, Otoneurology, Tinnitus, vertigo, Vertigo and Balance Disorders|

Jack Shohet, M.D., founder of Shohet Ear Associates, is pleased to announce that Gregory Whitman, M.D. has joined the practice part-time as an Otoneurologist specializing in dizziness, including benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV). Dr. Whitman is one of the few fellowship trained Otoneurologists specializing in dizziness in the country.  He will be seeing patients at [...]

24 Feb, 2020

What to do about sudden one-sided hearing loss

By |February 24th, 2020|asymmetric hearing loss, audiology, children hearing health, Cochlear, cochlear implants, Ear Conditions, ear health, ear infections, earwax, Hearing Aids, hearing health, Hearing Loss, hearing tests, Hearing Treatments, one sided hearing loss, sensorineural hearing loss, single sided deafness, Tinnitus, vertigo|

If you’ve ever seemingly out of the blue experienced hearing loss in one ear, it can be alarming. This condition is called sudden sensorineural hearing loss, or SSNHL, and is an unexplained or rapid loss of hearing — one that is not caused by a “noise trauma,” such as an exploding firecracker right next to [...]

2 Dec, 2019

‘Volume Control’ Author David Owen Explains How Ambient Noise Threatens Our Hearing

By |December 2nd, 2019|audiology, Hearing Loss, hearing tests, Helpful Tips, sensorineural hearing loss, single sided deafness, sudden hearing loss, Tinnitus|

NPR recently conducted an interview with David Owen, the author of a new book called Volume Control in which he describes our current age as a "deafening" one and explains how the loud noises we live with are harming our ears. Below are excerpts from his book and highlights from the interview that offer an [...]

3 Sep, 2019

Here are 5 early signs that you may have hearing loss

By |September 3rd, 2019|Cochlear, Cognitive Decline, Dementia, Hearing Aids, hearing health, Hearing Loss, hearing tests, Hearing Treatments, New hearing technology, sudden hearing loss, Tinnitus|

Close to 40 million American adults have hearing loss, making it one of the most common health concerns people face, according to the NIH. Hearing loss can creep up on you gradually, stealing your hearing in such small increments you suddenly find yourself straining to understand conversation and missing some of your favorite sounds. In many cases, [...]

21 Jun, 2019

Tips for coping with tinnitus and hearing loss

By |June 21st, 2019|Hearing Aids, hearing health, Hearing Loss, hearing tests, Hearing Treatments, Helpful Tips, Tinnitus, Uncategorized|

Every day, millions of people around the world suffer from noises that no one else can hear. Some people hear a high-pitched ringing sound while others hear something else entirely, from whooshing to static, chirps, beeps, roaring, or one of many other noises. Despite a lack of awareness in the general public, tinnitus (the medical [...]

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