All you need to know about tinnitus

What is tinnitus?

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


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 can occur for different reasons, but sometimes it is preventable. Read on to find out what prevention measures you can take.


Author: Marta Pylinska

Covid-19, the BTA & you

We’re all following the news and have concerns re: Covid-19. This is what we're doing at the BTA to continue to support you.


Author: Nic Wray


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