All About Tinnitus

All About Tinnitus

When, after attending a noisy concert, you’ve ever heard a ringing in your ears, you’ll know what tinnitus sounds like. Tinnitus is often defined in the ears as a ringing sound, but other types can be found. It can seem to come from one ear, both ears or in the head for example. It may sound like clicking, humming, whistling, whistling, whooshing …

Veterans and Hearing Loss

Veterans and Hearing Loss

If the environment is quiet enough, there is almost no risk of hearing loss. Noises that record about 85 decibels, including everyday situations like sitting in a busy restaurant, are perfectly alright. However, when noises begin to surpass these levels it becomes more dangerous, and they often do so. Moving the lawn or a going to a loud rock concert are typical day-to-day …