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Chiari Malformation: Tinnitus, Hearing Loss, & Vertigo

The following post is taken from the American Hearing Research Foundation. The author is Timothy C Hain, MD.   What is Chiari Malformation?   The Chiari malformation, also known as the Arnold-Chiari malformation, is a relatively common syndrome involving displacement of the cerebellar tonsils below the level of the foramen magnum. Associated with the Chiari…

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What Is Tinnitus and What Can Be Done For It?

If you suffer from tinnitus, your first question probably is, “Can anything be done about this ringing in the ears?” The answer is YES! A great deal can be done to help. But first you need to understand what it is. Tinnitus is a phantom auditory perception. That is, a sound heard inside your ears…

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Tinnitus, Insulin Resistance, and Diabetes

In an earlier post–Fullness in the Ears, Tinnitus, and Hearing Loss–I discussed Endolymphatic Hydrops (EH) and substance sensitivities. I pointed out that sensitivity to wheat often results in increased fluid and pressure within the enclosed inner-ear structures. This increased pressure can produce symptoms of tinnitus, nerve-type hearing loss, and vertigo. Sensitivity to substances other than…

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Fullness In The Ear, Tinnitus, and Hearing Loss

Many conditions cause a feeling of fullness in your ears. I’ve addressed several that are temporary and easily remedied in an earlier post, “Stuffiness And Ringing in My Ears.” Today’s post deals with an often baffling condition called endolymphatic hydrops(EH.) It is sometimes referred to as Meniere’s disease, though this title is misleading.  Meniere’s disease …

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Tinnitus: Where Should I Begin?

If you experience ringing in the ears, you may very well ask, “Can I get rid of this noise once and for all?” In the best of situations, the noise of tinnitus will go away completely. In others, you can reduce the intensity of the sound AND train your brain to largely ignore it. To…

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