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Undiagnosed Adult Misophonia Social Anxiety

How are social anxiety and misophonia similar? They both change a person’s social life. They’re both invisible. People are likely born with them. And they’re not something children or anybody else talks about. So people don’t usually know what they even are. Some of us born decades ago have undiagnosed adult misophonia social anxiety . …

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Comparison of Progressive Tinnitus Management, Tinnitus-Hyperacusis Retraining Therapy, Neuromonics and Levo Tinnitus System

There are 2 ways to approach therapy for people distressed by tinnitus-hyperacusis. One is progressive. Start with audiologist evaluation, basic educational counselling on coping tools, and then customize treatment based on the individual’s needs. As little or as much as necessary. Progressive Tinnitus Management [PTM] was developed over 10 years ago by a team of …

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Coping With Tinnitus Hyperacusis or Hearing Loss Over The Holidays

[Back by popular demand; revised 12/7/17] The holiday season can be a difficult time for people with hearing loss, tinnitus or hyperacusis. The hustle and bustle and crowded social events can aggravate T-H, and can also make it hard to hear conversations (this is true even for people with T and “normal” hearing).  This along …

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