Reflexology for Deafness: Fact or Fiction? Part 1

In the past, Hearing International has reviewed Chiropractic, Acupuncture, Homeopathic Medicine and other unconventional treatments for hearing impairment. An investigation of another bizarre treatment for hearing impairment begins about 4000 BC in ancient Egypt, where hieroglyphic reliefs on the walls of the Sixth Dynasty Tomb of Ankmahor at Saqquara near Cairo.   This tomb is known as the Physicians’ Tomb due to…

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Homeopathic Medicine and Tinnitus Treatment – Part V

Many concoctions and treatments have have been perpetrated on those that suffer from tinnitus. Some are simply “hit and miss” preparations, some homeopathically “proven”, and others that actually have research to support claimed benefits.  This week’s Hearing International involves a look at some of these treatments and specific ingredients. Audiologists consider traditional treatments such as Tinnitus Retraining…

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