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Tuesday, 29 May 2012

New effective treatment for tinnitus?

A team of researchers from Maastricht, Leuven, Bristol and Cambridge demonstrated the effectiveness of a new tinnitus treatment approach in the journal The Lancet. Tinnitus is the perception of a noxious disabling internal sound without an external source. Roughly fifteen percent of the population suffers from this disorder in varying degrees along with the associated concentration problems, sleep disturbances, anxiety, depression and extreme fatigue.

Read more in ScienceDailyNew effective treatment for tinnitus?

1 comment:

  1. A very interresting article!
    I suffer from tinnitus for the last 6 years, and have learned to live with it and ignore it!..However whenever (in a conversation), someone brings up this "tinnitus", I suddenly am very aware of it, otherwise I don.t notice it at all!
    If you have it, and you are aware of it, then its mostly "ignited" through your brain, otherwise it doesn't bother me anymore!


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