audiology masking covid 19

Masking Rules for Hearing Care Professionals

Attention Hearing Care Professionals: Stevens and Davis (1938) said, “There are, in general, two conditions under which a normally effective auditory stimulus may fail to arouse a sensation.  One is when it is accompanied by another sound which obliterates or masks it; the other is when it is preceded by a sound which leaves the…

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Caffiene & Tinnitus: Revisited

Hearing International  reviewed this innovative finding at Hearing Health and Technology Matters, October 18, 2011.   This update and modification of the original blog suggests that caffeine still might not be a tinnitus enhancer, but could even be beneficial.   ———————————————————————————————————————– One of the world’s most international experiences is coffee, but so is tinnitus….. While…

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