Tinnitus and Type D “Distressed” Personality

Accustomed to the veneer of noise, to the shibboleths of promotion, public relations, and market research, society is suspicious of those who value silence.  ~John Lahr Some interesting research is being done on the Type D for Distressed personality type and its link with tinnitus. Someone with a Type D Personality is more likely to …

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Tinnitus Association of Canada Review

This well-organized, well-written book is highly recommended. Tinnitus Association of Canada Tinnitus Treatment Toolbox can be ordered at online or local bookstores in e-book, softcover and hardcover formats. Multiple copy discounts (e.g. for support groups or group workshops) are available through Trafford Publishing (orders@trafford.com). Tinnitus Book Info Goodreads Author Page I love to hear from …

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Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) for Tinnitus

Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) is being studied as a possible tinnitus treatment.  Past studies on rTMS have shown variable results.  A recent study found rTMS could be a promising new tinnitus treatment approach for people with normal hearing.  This was a double-blind controlled study.  People in the study were set up using the rTMS …

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