The Morning After Pill

Most audiologists realize that noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) refers to a gradual, cumulative and preventable decline in auditory function that follows repeated exposure to loud noise. It is, of course, the leading cause of preventable hearing loss.  It is also estimated that 10% (30 million) of Americans are encountering hazardous levels of noise, that 25% of…

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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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