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Understanding tinnitus

Tinnitus is not a disease, but a symptom arising from a range of underlying causes. Tinnitus is often described as ringing in the ears, buzzing or humming noises but it can be experienced differently from person to person.
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Understanding tinnitus

Tinnitus

Tinnitus is a sensation of hearing sound in the absence of any external source. Individuals with tinnitus often perceive noises such as ringing, buzzing, hissing, or clicking in their ears or head. This condition can be persistent or intermittent and may vary in intensity. Tinnitus is not a disease itself but rather a symptom of an underlying issue, such as age-related hearing loss, exposure to loud noises, ear injuries, or circulatory system disorders. While it is not always curable, various management strategies and treatments exist to help individuals cope with and alleviate the impact of tinnitus on their daily lives. If you're experiencing persistent tinnitus, it's advisable to consult with a Hearing Care professional for a thorough evaluation and guidance.
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Tinnitus Treatment

Tinnitus is a hearing disorder that may not seem like a major health issue, but it does have an impact on your life. Depending on the type or cause of tinnitus you have, there are different treatments available to help your needs.
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Tinnitus causes

Tinnitus is not always a permanent issue, and treating the underlying causes can remove or at least reduce the symptoms. Knowing the common causes of tinnitus can help you protect your hearing and avoid developing tinnitus.
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Tinnitus symptoms

The important thing is seeking help as soon as you notice the symptoms. The earlier you can have an underlying cause treated, the less likely it will wind up a permanent issue. Here are all of the signs and symptoms of tinnitus you should know.
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Types of tinnitus

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