I have been working with one of our patients for several years now and out of the blue she starts telling me about how she hears someone singing inside her head. At first I looked at her funny because I thought she was kidding around with me, as she sometimes does. She said to me " I hear a man singing as if
Tinnitus (ringing in the ears) Blog
For the second consecutive year, tinnitus is ranked the number-one service-connected disability for returning military personnel from the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Additionally since 2001, there has been an average increase of 18% per year in the number of veterans receiving service-connected disability compensation for tinnitus. Economically speaking, this currently translates to close to $800 million dollars annually just for tinnitus disability payments to veterans and will continue to grow at 18% a year or more, if there is no continued intervention.
Tinnitus is often most debilitating at night when the quiet peace of the evening is replaced by the buzzing, hissing, or ringing between your ears. Here are a few things you can do to get a better night's sleep, and in doing so, make your next day brighter. If you have any other ideas please share them.