Tinnitus Symptoms And You

Tinnitus Symptoms While commonly referred to as “ringing in the ears,” tinnitus can actually manifest in a variety of different perceived sounds, both tonal and pulsing. In almost all cases, tinnitus is a subjective noise, meaning that only the person who has tinnitus can hear it. People describe hearing different sounds: ringing, hissing, static, crickets, screeching, […]

Tinnitus Demographics

Tinnitus Demographics Millions of Americans experience tinnitus. While anyone can develop tinnitus, some populations have a higher risk of exposure due to age, occupational hazards, and/or recreational activities. Over 45 million Americans struggle with tinnitus, making it one of the most common health conditions in the United States. Each year, the U.S. Centers for Disease […]

Measuring Tinnitus

Tinnitus is generally a subjective condition, but there are clinical ways to measure its audiometric qualities and impact on the patient. The first step in treating tinnitus is appropriately diagnosing and measuring tinnitus. Below are some of the tests hearing health professionals can perform to evaluate tinnitus. Audiometric Evaluations for Hearing Loss and Tinnitus Trained […]