All you need to know about tinnitus

What is tinnitus?

Tinnitus is often called ringing in the ears, but it can be buzzing, hissing, whistling or any sound. Here are some answers to commonly asked questions.


Author: Nic Wray

What can I do about it?

There are several strategies that can be very helpful in managing tinnitus. Learn more about them here.


Author: Nic Wray

How do I prevent it?

Tinnitus starts for many different reasons, but sometimes it is preventable. Read on and find out more.


Author: Marta Pylinska

Find a support group

There is a network of independent tinnitus support groups around the country supported by the BTA.


Author: Marta Pylinska


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