American Tinnitus Association

Type: Organization
Name: American Tinnitus Association
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Surprising Ways to Improve Your Hearing

Aside from protecting your ears from blasting stereos and jackhammers, there’s not much you can do to control what happens to your hearing, right? Wrong!It’s true that genetic and environmental factors (such as loud noises) are usually what cause hearing ... [Published Bottom Line Publications - 11 hours ago]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Talk on tinnitus August 16

Elizabeth Kobe, a retired health professional and a volunteer with the American Tinnitus Association in Portland, Ore., will give an hour-long talk on tinnitus at the Boothbay Harbor Memorial Library on Saturday, Aug. 16, 11 a.m. to noon.The talk will ... [Published Boothbay Register - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Tinnitus aka 'Ringing in the Ear' Prevention: Study Reveals Coffee Acts As Vaccine

While there has been no known cure for tinnitus, a new study has revealed that coffee intake is a huge factor in people's risk of experiencing the symptom.Mayo Clinic describes tinnitus as a sympton characterised by a noise or ringing in the ears which ... [Published International Business Times Australia - Aug 13 2014]
Entities: Tinnitus, Coffee, Vaccine
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 2 reports

Neuromonics Signs Reselling Agreement with Elite Hearing Network

Neuromonics, Inc., manufacturer and distributor of clinically proven tinnitus treatment devices, has signed a new reseller agreement with Elite Hearing Network.Elite will offer special pricing, marketing, training and other support for all Neuromonics ... [Published Bio-Medicine - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 1 reports

Ringing in your ears? Try drinking coffee: Study

We're pretty bombarded with stories about the miraculous effects of drinking coffee, from promoting long-term memory to preventing certain cancers. But now a study says coffee may help cure a condition it was once thought to cause.The study, published ... [Published KJRH-TV - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 1 reports

Wailing babies spawn a new revenue stream for airlines

Andy Curr says her worst ever in-flight experience was brought on her by her own offspring. Andy Curr says her worst ever in-flight experience was brought on her by her own offspring. Curr, a web designer from Sydney, was travelling from London to Bangkok ... [Published Irish Independent - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Medical News Today: Tinnitus less common in women who drink more coffee

Researchers found that the more caffeine women consumed, the less likely they were to have tinnitus.The researchers, from Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) in Boston, MA, write about their findings in The American Journal of Medicine .According to the ... [Published Bayou Buzz - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Sound Stimulation for Tinnitus

Are you one of the 12 million Americans who are vexed by a constant, unrelenting and often distracting ringing in the ears? Tinnitus. I myself have had a high-pitched, steam-radiator sound hissing in my noggin for as long as I can remember. I’m used to ... [Published Bottom Line Publications - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

ATA Names Recipients of 2014 Advanced Tinnitus Research Grants

ATA has announced $110,000 in total grant funding for three tinnitus research projects, including several studies that may ultimately lead to new treatments for tinnitus. The American Tinnitus Association (ATA,) the world’s leading nonprofit membership ... [Published PRWeb - Jul 16 2014]
First reported May 23 2014 - Updated May 23 2014 - 1 reports

ATA's Annual Walk Event Raises Awareness and Resources to Silence...

The 2014 Jack A. Vernon Walk To Silence Tinnitus will be held on Sunday, June 8, 2014 at Mary S. Young State Park in West Linn, OR. For more information, visit While national Tinnitus Awareness Week may end tomorrow, the effort to treat and cure tinnitus ... [Published PRWeb - May 23 2014]
First reported May 21 2014 - Updated May 22 2014 - 2 reports

ATA's Research Program: Tinnitus Patients Investing in a Quiet Future

With the support from its members and donors, the American Tinnitus Association makes strategic investments in cutting-edge research, helping to advance our understanding of tinnitus, and providing a scientific foundation for future treatments and cures. ... [Published PRWeb - May 21 2014]
First reported May 19 2014 - Updated May 20 2014 - 2 reports

ATA: Treating and Curing Tinnitus is Part of Our National Commitment to Veterans

Tinnitus is the leading service-related disability among U.S. veterans, with 9.7% of all vets receiving service-related disability compensation for the condition in 2012. As part of national Tinnitus Awareness Week, the American Tinnitus Association urges ... [Published PRWeb - May 20 2014]

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...proven, FDA-cleared medical devices to treat tinnitus, the condition often described as buzzing, ringing, hissing, humming, roaring, whistling or "ringing in the ears” that someone hears in the absence of any external sound. Globally, tinnitus affects an estimated 10-15 percent of the population. In the United States alone, more than 50 million people suffer from the condition, according to the American Tinnitus Association. Usually brought on by exposure to loud noise, tinnitus is especially significant in the military, with more than 34 percent of returning veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan suffering from the condition."
"It's a bit of a tricky question for full-service carriers," he said. "You don't really want to vilify parents travelling with kids - after all, they're people just like you and me."
...Participants are referred to local audiologists for follow-up following the test. The 'After the Test' page says, "If your results from the National Hearing Test were “marginal or below normal,” you should make an appointment for a complete hearing evaluation by a certified hearing professional. Even if your results are in the “normal” range but you still have concerns about your hearing, we encourage you to seek a complete hearing evaluation as well.”"
...this is a fun way to get involved with ATA's mission to end tinnitus," said Cara James, Executive Director of the American Tinnitus Association. "We want and need the support of the entire tinnitus community: patients, patient supporters, healthcare providers, and researchers. Only through widespread support will we have the means to improve services for tinnitus patients and continue our search for an ultimate cure to this awful condition."

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Surprising Ways to Improve Your Hearing [Published Bottom Line Publications - 11 hours ago]
Talk on tinnitus August 16 [Published Boothbay Register - Aug 15 2014]
Neuromonics Signs Reselling Agreement with Elit... [Published Bio-Medicine - Aug 13 2014]
Neuromonics Signs Reselling Agreement with Elit... [Published PRWeb - Aug 13 2014]
Tinnitus aka 'Ringing in the Ear' Prevention: S... [Published International Business Times Australia - Aug 13 2014]
Living with tinnitus: an online guide [Published Silver Surfers - Aug 10 2014]
Wailing babies spawn a new revenue stream for a... [Published Irish Independent - Aug 10 2014]
No Cure For Tinnitus (Or Ringing In The Ears) B... [Published Inquisitr - Aug 09 2014]
Ringing in your ears? Try drinking coffee: Study [Published KJRH-TV - Aug 09 2014]
Medical News Today: Tinnitus less common in wom... [Published Bayou Buzz - Aug 08 2014]
What That Ringing in Your Ears Could Mean [Published EverydayHealth.com - Aug 05 2014]
Sound Stimulation for Tinnitus [Published Bottom Line Publications - Jul 31 2014]
Neuromonics Details Top Three Tinnitus Questions [Published Benzinga.com - Jul 30 2014]
ATA Names Recipients of 2014 Advanced Tinnitus ... [Published PRWeb - Jul 16 2014]
Neuromonics Signs Reselling Agreement with AuDC... [Published PRWeb - Jun 25 2014]
Neuromonics Signs Distributor Agreement With AD... [Published PRWeb - Jun 04 2014]
Audiology Affiliates in Brooklyn Available for ... [Published PRWeb - May 28 2014]
ATA's Annual Walk Event Raises Awareness and Re... [Published PRWeb - May 23 2014]
ATA: Workplace Hearing Protection Could Protect... [Published PRWeb - May 22 2014]
ATA's Research Program: Tinnitus Patients Inves... [Published PRWeb - May 21 2014]
Tinnitus Awareness Week Increases Understanding... [Published PRWeb - May 21 2014]
ATA: Treating and Curing Tinnitus is Part of Ou... [Published PRWeb - May 20 2014]
ATA: Tinnitus an Unacknowledged, Underfunded Pu... [Published PRWeb - May 19 2014]
Neuromonics, American Hearing Aid Associates An... [Published PRWeb - Apr 03 2014]
Tinnitus Treatment Options in Brooklyn, NY Expa... [Published PRWeb - Mar 17 2014]
Sound Relief Hearing Center Expands Tinnitus Tr... [Published PRWeb - Jan 30 2014]
Neuromonics Introduces Easy-to-Use Device for T... [Published PRWeb - Jan 29 2014]
Neuromonics Moves Headquarters to Colorado [Published PRWeb - Nov 12 2013]
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