Are you hearing a ringing sound even though there is no external source? This is the reason why the condition Tinnitus is known as “ringing in ears.” A person may perceive a sound other than ringing and that kind of sound that a person hears is often dependent on the root cause of Tinnitus. Tinnitus sufferers may experience intermittent or constant noises in one ear or in both ears or even throughout their entire head. The noises can take many different forms and occur at different volumes. The volume of the tinnitus sounds has been described subjectively by sufferers as ranging from soft to extremely loud. The most common types of sound described has been, ringing, buzzing, hissing, clicking or chirping.
Each tinnitus sufferer experiences different levels of ringing in their ears. The sound can be ignorable for others, but it can also get so loud that it interferes with your daily activities. In fact, reports show that an estimate of 12 million people in the United States have been severely affected by the loud ringing sound that they are not able to live normally. It can also interfere with your ability to concentrate and sleep well, and it can lead to depression, among others.
Finding a tinnitus treatment that will cure ringing ears is important. In order to find the right Tinnitus cure, you need to do your best to ascertain what is causing the ringing. For many, the traditional Tinnitus rehabilitation is administered, allowing you to undergo therapy while listening to your own favorite music. Tinnitus sound therapy experts have found that traditional white noise works by covering up all frequencies, but in reality is unnecessary.
If very particular frequencies are covered up, then patients can actually listen to music or other ambient sounds on the rest. It leaves patients with the enjoyable experience of being able to rehabilitate their brain’s production of the tinnitus sound by listening to their favorite music as they go about their day. Tinnitus sound therapy allows the tinnitus sufferer to mix the therapeutic sounds that reduce the tinnitus with music. These special sounds, that are mathematically calculated, work on the parts of the brain that reduce tinnitus. By having the ability to mix your own music, you have the flexibility to listen to music you enjoy, not those preselected by a company.