Jan L Mayes

Brown Noise Alert: May Trigger Worse Hyperacusis and Imbalance or Dizziness Problems in People with Inner Ear Disorders

Brown Noise Alert: Recommend do not use for sound enrichment or sound therapy if you have any pre-existing vestibular or balance system disorders, e.g. imbalance, Meniere’s, etc. Further research is needed to establish safety in this subtype of people with tinnitus-hyperacusis. In my books I write about different types of noise or sound types used …

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Author Jan L. Mayes Reader Experience Ratings: E for Everyone, PG-13, and M for mature.

Given recent confusion, I have decided to update my blog categories to help readers’ find the writing they want without exposing them to unwanted content. Over the next few days, I will be updating my blog with a system of blog post ratings: E for Everyone, PG-13, and M for mature. In the absence of …

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Thank you to Coronavirus Care Givers and the Kindness of Strangers

Our global village will need to work together in the coming months to find new ways to live, learn, play, and work to halt the spread of Coronavirus. While healthcare systems are stretched to the limit, and schools and non-essential services are shut down, it will take time for governments to set up new systems …

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No Need for Melodrama: Objective Update on my Safe Shelter In Place on Vancouver Island

I”m sorry for the recent melodramatic posts and messages. Paramedics came today and I DO NOT HAVE CORONAVIRUS. Only my major anxiety disorder flared up badly with a dash of paranoia, cognitive and mental stress, exhaustion, severely flared up hyperacusis (decreased sound tolerance), none of it helped by too much noise in my neighbourhood which …

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