New Research on Tinnitus Treatment

Tinnitus has long been an issue for many individuals.  In the US and around the world audiologists are treating tinnitus with a myriad of techniques and with variable successes and failures. In the past, tinnitus was thought to be primarily involved in the cochlea and/or the auditory regions of the brain prompting otolaryngologists (ENT Physicians) to tell their tinnitus suffers…

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Neuroplasticity and Hearing

 The brain’s ability to reorganize itself by forming new neural connections throughout life is called Neuroplasticity. The neuroplasticity process allows the neurons (nerve cells) in the brain to compensate for injury and disease by adjusting their activities in response to new situations or to changes in their environment.  Medicine.Net (2015) describes the process as brain reorganizing by…

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