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Current Research in Tinnitus & Hyperacusis

The Good Morning Britain co-anchor, 47, took to Twitter on Monday to tell her 540,000 followers the constant ringing in her ears was 'so loud'. The tweet prompted 1,200 responses from others. (Source: the Mail online | Health)MedWorm Message: Have you tried our new medical search engine? More powerful than before. Log on with your social media account. 100% free.
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New medical breakthroughs are helping people suffering from hearing and vision problems. ... Tinnitus could be helped with a sound-therapy system. (Source: AARP.org News)
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Internet-based cognitive behavioral therapy (iCBT) is at least as effective as standard face-to-face clinical care for reducing distress due to tinnitus, new research shows.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
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EXCLUSIVE British audiologists have come up with a range of niggling noises, from screeching and roaring tones to the buzz of electrical sparks, to raise awareness of tinnitus. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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(Karolinska Institutet) Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have identified four types of neurons in the peripheral auditory system, three of which are new to science. The analysis of these cells can lead to new therapies for various kinds of hearing disorders, such as tinnitus and age-related hearing loss. The study is published in Nature Communications. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)MedWorm Message: If you are looking to buy something in the January Sales please visit TheJanuarySales.com for a directory of all the best sales in the UK. Any income gained via affiliate links keeps MedWorm running.
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NEW YORK - A New York federal judge on Aug. 30 determined that the termination of a disability claimant's long-term disability (LTD) benefits was not arbitrary and capricious because the evidence supports the plan's finding that the claimant's hearing loss and tinnitus did not prevent the claimant from performing the duties of her own occupation (Susan Shahgholi v. Aetna Inc. Long Term Disability Benefits Plan, No. 17-963, S.D. N.Y., 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 148400). (Source: LexisNexis® Mealey's™ Disability Insurance Legal News)
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The unidentified patient was referred to The Hear Clinic in Leicester by his GP after suffering severe earache and hearing loss, plus worsened tinnitus, after months of gradual build-up. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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A noise-induced loss of inner hair cell - auditory nerve synaptic connections has been suggested as a factor that can trigger the progression of maladaptive plastic changes leading to noise-induced tinnitus. The present study used a military relevant small... (Source: SafetyLit)
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WEDNESDAY, July 18, 2018 -- The risk of cochlear disorders, especially tinnitus, is increased among patients with a history of migraine, according to a study published online July 12 in JAMA Otolaryngology-Head& Neck Surgery.Juen-Haur Hwang,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
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DEAR MAYO CLINIC: What causes tinnitus, and is there anything that can be done to get rid of it? ANSWER:?Tinnitus ? the sensation of hearing a sound when no external sound is present ? often is described as a ringing, buzzing, roaring, clicking, humming, pulsing, or hissing sound, or any combination of these sounds. You [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
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New research suggests that mindfulness-based cognitive therapy relieves the severity of tinnitus considerably, compared with other relaxation techniques. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
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(University of Bath) New studies suggest mindfulness-based CBT could significantly help tinnitus sufferers. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
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Otoharmonics inked a deal with the largest buying group for tinnitus devices. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)MedWorm Message: If you are looking to buy something in the January Sales please visit TheJanuarySales.com for a directory of all the best sales in the UK. Any income gained via affiliate links keeps MedWorm running.
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FDA-cleared therapy trains the brain to ignore the sound of ringing in the ears (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
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Functional MRI (fMRI) has shown that when you get an uplifting feeling from...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading:fMRI offers clues about memory loss in older adultsfMRI, machine learning could predict OCD therapy outcomesfMRI shows what makes an angry drunkfMRI, PET could help foresee epileptic seizure issuesfMRI helps guide therapy designed to reduce tinnitus (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
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A small new Dutch study found men were more prone to hearing loss and ringing in the ears, or tinnitus, and that unlike women this risk was driven up further by other factors like drink and drugs. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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OBJECTIVES: The purpose of this project was to investigate whether there is an association between tinnitus diagnosis and suicide and whether depression and anxiety strengthen that association. Given that tinnitus is the top service-connected disability am... (Source: SafetyLit)MedWorm Message: Have you tried our new medical search engine? More powerful than before. Log on with your social media account. 100% free.
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Soterix Medical today released results from trials of its direct current stimulation-limited total energy technology designed to treat depression, touting that the device was found to be safe and effective with improvements in depression-rating metrics lasting for a month after treatment.The tDCS-LTE system is designed to deliver energy to the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex region of the brain which is implicated in depression control, the New York-based company said.In the first trial, the company reported that its tDCS-LTE system was effective and safe as an add-on intervention for patients with type I or II bipolar disorder during major depressive episodes who...
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Massachusetts Eye and Ear researchers hope to launch mid-stage trials of a drug commonly used to induce chemical abortion, called mifepristone, to treat a rare type of brain tumor. Researchers had been looking for a drug to treat the growth of a potentially lethal brain tumor called vestibular schwannoma. The cancer usually causes hearing loss and tinnitus, but can also cause dizziness and facial nerve paralysis. Because of where such tumors grow – often on the vestibular, or balance, nerve —… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
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(Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary) Massachusetts Eye and Ear researchers have shown that mifepristone, a drug currently FDA-approved for chemical abortion, prevents the growth of vestibular schwannoma (also known as acoustic neuroma) cells. This sometimes-lethal intracranial tumor typically causes hearing loss and tinnitus. The findings, published online today in Scientific Reports, suggest that mifepristone is a promising drug candidate to be repositioned for the treatment of these tumors. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
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(Natural News) When a healthcare professional suggests that you need an MRI, try to get a second opinion first. If something goes wrong during the procedure, you might develop hearing conditions like hyperacusis and tinnitus. For example, Kathy McCain had no idea that she would go through a life-changing experience following what should have been a standard MRI... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Hearing-related injuries are one of the top medical issues for military veterans. ... Find out how the VA can help with testing, hearing aids and more. (Source: AARP.org News)MedWorm Message: If you are looking to buy something in the January Sales please visit TheJanuarySales.com for a directory of all the best sales in the UK. Any income gained via affiliate links keeps MedWorm running.
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Products on well-understood commercialization tracks often take an incremental approach rather than trying to create paradigm-shifting technologies. In this blog, I’ll take a look at medical devices that are on a commercialization track to heal the patient of tomorrow in a way that is substantially better than previous offerings.They are generally broken into three broad categories based on their advantages over existing medical devices: either healing the patient at home, fixing issues with existing devices, or creating non-invasive diagnostic tools.Connected Home Use DevicesConnected home-use devices allow a patient to undergo most of their recovery or treatment at home. This increases...
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