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Ringing In Young Ears

Medical Discovery News | Posted 02.02.2017 | Science
Medical Discovery News

By Drs. David Niesel and Norbert Herzog Have you ever heard a high pitched buzzing or ringing in your ears but nothing around you is the cause? Then...

The very thing that terrifies you is where your treasure lies

Stephan Spencer | Posted 09.06.2016 | Religion
Stephan Spencer

In 2009 I had "tinnitus," i.e. ringing in my ear. I went through a battery of tests -- hearing tests, even an MRI scan. The doctors couldn't help me. ...

Ways To Cope With That Constant Ringing In Your Ears | Anna Almendrala | Posted 07.25.2016 | Healthy Living

By: Cari Nierenberg, Live Science Contributor Published: 07/25/2016 10:53 AM EDT on LiveScience About one in 10 American adults has a persistent ringi...

A Road Map For Those New To Hearing Loss

Shari Eberts | Posted 04.30.2017 | Fifty
Shari Eberts

Do you know someone who is new to hearing loss? Maybe they haven't yet accepted that they have a hearing loss, or maybe they are just starting to acknowledge it, but don't know what to do first, or second. I know some people like that, myself included, at one point.

The Zen of Tinnitus Acceptance

Steven C. Hayes, Ph.D. | Posted 03.29.2017 | Healthy Living
Steven C. Hayes, Ph.D.

In the 1980s I absolutely loved punk rock. I lived in Greensboro, N.C. and struggling punker bands traveling from Atlanta to D.C. for weekend gigs wou...

What Is That Noise!?! My Take On Living With Tinnitus

Shari Eberts | Posted 03.18.2017 | Healthy Living
Shari Eberts

Will my tinnitus take another turn for the worse? I hope not. These are worries that I have, but I cannot spend time on them. I can only focus on living each day the best that I can.

Highway to Hearing Hell: Musicians and the Danger of Deafness

Trevor Cox | Posted 03.15.2017 | Science
Trevor Cox

Deafness isn't only a concern for rock musicians, or drum and bass DJs - from classical violinists to pop singers, in recent years it's become clear that anyone around music a lot has reason to be equally worried.

Don't Say This To Someone With Hearing Loss

Shari Eberts | Posted 02.25.2017 | Fifty
Shari Eberts

It happens sometimes. A friend or colleague is telling me a funny story or explaining an event that happened, and at some point I will ask "What did y...

5 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Hearing Loss

Shari Eberts | Posted 01.27.2017 | Healthy Living
Shari Eberts

It is hard to explain to others what it is like to have hearing loss. I am neither a child nor an invalid. If someone asks me a question and I don't hear it, please repeat it so I can answer for myself. I want to hear you and am trying my best.

Tinnitus and Tintinnabulation

Francis Levy | Posted 11.26.2016 | Home
Francis Levy

Tinnitus is a ringing in the ear and when it's chronic, it can be quite annoying, particularly when it seems like it's never going to stop. Tintinnabulation also refers to a sound but in this case it's the ringing of bells.

How to Have A Better Conversation With Someone With Hearing Loss

Shari Eberts | Posted 12.15.2016 | Fifty
Shari Eberts

All of us with hearing loss know how hard it can sometimes be to converse comfortably with our friends and family. We get tired, frustrated and someti...

I Am So Frustrated By My Hearing Loss I Could Just Scream!

Shari Eberts | Posted 10.06.2016 | Healthy Living
Shari Eberts

Here are my tips for surviving the inevitable bouts of frustration that come along with hearing loss.

Ten Celebrities Who Suffer(ed) From Tinnitus

Alex Simon | Posted 07.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Alex Simon

"I wonder how you're feeling There's ringing in my ears And no one to relate to 'cept the sea..." -- Peter Frampton There are few afflictions as cons...

Losing My Mind (And Dream) to Pulsatile Tinnitus: The Less Noisy Road Back

Torrey Wang | Posted 06.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Torrey Wang

It has taken me this long and a dream Ph.D. separation just to get to a conjecture, but at least reasonable conjectures breed solutions, whatever they turn out to be. I already feel less depressed because I am finally taking action. I can almost hear silence again. The road back is less noisy as a result. This in itself makes all the trying and failing, and trying again worthwhile.

How To Stop The Ringing In Your Ears

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Andrea Atkins | Posted 02.09.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Imagine a constant high-pitched tone in your ears, or an ocean of white noise that never goes away. For the 16 millio...

Sounds of Silence

Doug Bradley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Doug Bradley

Just because these men and women signed on to fight these two wars doesn't mean they signed on to bear the entire moral burden associated with them. It's past time we opened our ears and our homes and our hearts. We need to listen.


Francis Levy | Posted 09.24.2013 | Healthy Living
Francis Levy

There are two basic ways to go mad. One is historical and the other, existential. Your personality may be festering one or more maladies of a psycholo...

I Left My Ears in New York City

Mark Allen | Posted 12.01.2012 | New York
Mark Allen

New York city is inarguably a loud place, compared to the rest of the planet. "The roar," as I've heard some New Yorkers describe it, is the omnipresent, cacophonous sound of everything in the city happening at once, like a symphony warming up indefinitely.

The Curbside Consult: My Ears Are Ringing!

Brian Secemsky, M.D. | Posted 12.23.2012 | Healthy Living
Brian Secemsky, M.D.

Being the ever-so-snarky lady that she is, Molly simply replied, "You have tinnitus and are going about it all wrong." I asked her to start from the beginning. Here's how it went down.

New Hope For Those With Tinnitus

| Posted 03.23.2012 | Healthy Living

By Larry Greenemeier (Click here for the original article) Loud, concussive explosions on the battlefield may last only a few seconds, but many s...

Study Shows Just How Beethoven's Deafness May Have Influenced His Music

The Huffington Post | Amanda L. Chan | Posted 12.26.2011 | Healthy Living

Ludwig van Beethoven, the eponymous classical music composer, is famous for churning out compositions despite his deafness. And now new study in the B...

Can You Hear Me Now? Or Do You Just Get a Ringing or Buzzing Noise?

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 08.20.2011 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

You take off your headphones and... ring! Your ears buzz. Or hiss. Or rumble. It's called tinnitus and almost everyone deals with it. It's usually a temporary annoyance -- but for some, the ringing never stops.

Tinnitus: the Noisy Affliction We Are Too Quiet About

Joseph Smigelski | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Joseph Smigelski

Coping with tinnitus is an ongoing struggle with many illuminated peaks and darkened abysses. Sometimes I dare to think that maybe, just maybe, the ringing will subside.

Lars Ulrich, Metallica Drummer, Suffers Hearing Problems From Loud Noises

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

"I've been playing loud rock music for the better part of 35 years," said Ulrich, 46, drummer for the heavy metal band Metallica. "I never used to pla...